News


East Palo Alto police investigating weekend shooting

23-year-old shot on Saturday night, in stable condition

A 23-year-old man was shot on Saturday night in the area of Euclid Avenue and Bell Street in East Palo Alto.

Officers responded to a Shot-spotter activation in the area of Euclid Avenue and Bell Street at about 9:10 p.m., police said.

Shortly after, officers received a report that a gunshot victim had arrived at a hospital, according to police.

The victim, a 23-year-old man, was driven to the hospital by a private car. He remains in stable condition and is expected to survive, police said.

Anyone with information about the incident is asked to call East Palo Alto police at 650-321-1112, or anonymously at 650-409-6792 or by emailing epa@tipnow.org.

-Bay City News Service

Comments

Posted by Abe Mitchell, a resident of Meadow Park
on Dec 16, 2013 at 1:00 pm

Would the gun-slinging idiots in this town ever realize that the bullet is not the answer to their problems, or is it beyond their own human comprehension to grasp such "Common Sense".


If you were a member and logged in you could track comments from this story.

To post your comment, please click here to login

Remember me?
Forgot Password?
or register. This topic is only for those who have signed up to participate by providing their email address and establishing a screen name.

How Bad Policy Happens
By Douglas Moran | 21 comments | 1,461 views

The life of Zarf
By Sally Torbey | 10 comments | 1,110 views

Freshman Blues Don't Mean Wrong College
By John Raftrey and Lori McCormick | 1 comment | 890 views

When Grandparents Visit
By Cheryl Bac | 4 comments | 814 views

Background and Ideas for the Comp Plan
By Steve Levy | 14 comments | 814 views