The Emeryville PD released two Nixle alerts on Friday. One for an assault with an axe near 40th & Hubbard, the other for a shooting in the parking lot of 7-Eleven on the corner of 40th & San Pablo Ave.
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On Friday, September 14th at approximately 5:22 p.m., Emeryville Police Officers responded to 40th St. and Hubbard St. for a subject hitting a woman in the head with an axe. Prior to the arrival of Officers a passing motorist came to the aide of the women and provided her a ride to a nearby gas station where Officers met with her.
Officers subsequently located the subject who was identified as Christopher Jennings, 33 years of age and a resident of Oakland. Jennings was placed under arrest for the related charges and transported to jail.
The victim sustained and was treated at a local area hospital for non-life threatening wounds.
Anyone with information regarding this incident is asked to contact The Emeryville Police Department Investigations Unit at 510-596-3752.
On Friday, September 14th at approximately 10:54 p.m., Emeryville Police Officers responded to the rear parking lot of 7-Eleven for a report of shots fired and a male victim lying on the ground.
Officers located the victim and requested emergency medical crews to the scene. The victim was transported to the hospital with non-life threatening injuries.
There were no arrests and the investigation is ongoing. Anyone who has information on this incident, please contact the Emeryville Police Department (510) 596-3700.