Police ID 2 victims slain at east Oakland gas station

OAKLAND (KTVU) -- Police on Thursday identified the two men who were fatally shot at a 76 gas station in east Oakland.

Police identified the victims as Michael Franklin, 41, of San Francisco, and Sean Banks, 19, of Oakland. 

The incident occurred shortly after 9 p.m. at a gas station at Edes Street and 98th Avenue. Authorities said one person died at the scene and a second victim died after being transported to a local hospital.

It  was not immediately clear what prompted the gunfire. Police did not say if any arrests have been made in connection with the shootings. Investigators did not provide any additional information about the shooting.

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