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Shots fired at dog walker in Menlo Park

Original post made on May 2, 2012

An 18-year-old man walking his dog Monday night escaped unscathed after someone shot at him from a car near Newbridge Street and Hollyburne Avenue in Menlo Park, police said.

Read the full story here Web Link posted Tuesday, May 1, 2012, 8:38 AM

Comments (4)

Posted by Steve C, a resident of Menlo Park
on May 2, 2012 at 10:27 am

Whaaaa? Dog nazis on steroids?


Posted by what kind of gun?, a resident of Adobe-Meadows
on May 2, 2012 at 12:18 pm

What kind of gun was it? Have the cops recovered any shell casings? Are they asking for tips on people who own similar guns?


Posted by Hmmm, a resident of East Palo Alto
on May 2, 2012 at 12:29 pm

Steve - don't be deceived by the headline. My best is that he wasn't a professional dogwalker, nor was he shot at by dog haters. It's more likely that he incidentally was walking a dog when he was shot at.


Posted by Anonymous, a resident of East Palo Alto
on May 2, 2012 at 4:42 pm

what kind of gun? - There were two different guns fired that night, one sounded like a shot gun the other sounded like a pistol.


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