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One injured in Menlo Park drive-by

Original post made on Apr 20, 2013

One person was injured in a drive-by shooting this afternoon in Menlo Park, according to police.

Read the full story here Web Link posted Saturday, April 20, 2013, 8:16 PM

Comments (8)

Posted by zuck, a resident of Menlo Park
on Apr 20, 2013 at 10:22 pm

Well Mark Zuckerberg, aren't you glad you moved your company from snobby Palo Alto to earthy Menlo Park?

Posted by Alex, a resident of East Palo Alto
on Apr 20, 2013 at 11:07 pm

It was in East Menlo fyi

Posted by Luna, a resident of East Palo Alto
on Apr 21, 2013 at 10:42 am

Glad to hear he is ok! Tragedies can happen in any city, it does not matter if it's on the East or West!

Posted by nissan, a resident of Evergreen Park
on Apr 21, 2013 at 1:22 pm

a nissan, yes, but why do menlo cops harass cyclist especially non whites? a large amount of criminals drive cars. why did they not find boston suspects at marathon but they manage to search your lunch pail twice a month? racism thats what. get a lexus andf be a criminal you wont get stopped.

Posted by So true, a resident of Old Palo Alto
on Apr 21, 2013 at 2:41 pm

I never get hassled anymore now that I drive a used Mercedes instead of a new Ford!

Posted by Raymond, a resident of East Palo Alto
on Apr 22, 2013 at 11:05 am

In solidarity with nissan & So true; I have been a resident of EPA for 5yrs now; I have had just two interactions with Menlo & EPA Police; in both cases I was treated like a suspect rather than a law abiding citizen.

Local Police should try to do some Public Relations; they may find that people are more cooperative.

Posted by Abe Mitchell, a resident of Meadow Park
on Apr 22, 2013 at 11:53 am

Little, Big Men with a shooter in hand, take the shooter away and they are probably as yellow as mustard! Hopefully the hoods shall be caught and dealt with accordingly.

Posted by wally, a resident of Barron Park
on Apr 22, 2013 at 6:56 pm

look at all the ITGs in this thread. The police should abandon EPA and the east side of Menlo and let these big mouths fend for themselves

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