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East Palo Alto shooting leaves one dead

Original post made on Jul 22, 2013

East Palo Alto police say they are searching for a suspicious person seen fleeing from the scene of a fatal shooting Saturday afternoon.

Read the full story here Web Link posted Saturday, July 20, 2013, 10:14 PM

Comments (3)

Posted by It was expected, a resident of Another Palo Alto neighborhood
on Jul 22, 2013 at 9:09 am

It was expected, after stopping the emergency. EPA should always be on emergency. I am surprised it actualli took a little long. After this one expecto the same old situation. The bad guys already know that we are short on police officers.


Posted by Raymond, a resident of East Palo Alto
on Jul 22, 2013 at 11:42 am

@ 'it was expected'; note the time, 3:19 pm. The 'emergency curfew' would have done nothing for this incident.

Also, it seems that 'shot spotter' serves no purpose other than, where to begin searching for victims.


Posted by dxm, a resident of East Palo Alto
on Jul 23, 2013 at 12:35 pm

It makes a big difference to the person shot. especially if they are innocet bystanders. Having emergency personnel arrive a few minutes early can mean life or death. As a taxpayer in this community Shot Spotter was a great investment for this City.


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