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Menlo Park: Man shot in traffic altercation

Original post made on Aug 29, 2013

Police arrested a 21-year-old Menlo Park man Wednesday after a shooting during a traffic altercation in the 1200 block of Willow Road in Menlo Park, police said.

Read the full story here Web Link posted Thursday, August 29, 2013, 9:01 AM

Comments

Posted by Raymond, a resident of East Palo Alto
on Aug 29, 2013 at 10:18 am

Exactly how would it being 'gang related' change any of the facts? Gang Related should not be a catch all phrase that somehow alters the facts.


Posted by jake, a resident of Duveneck/St. Francis
on Aug 29, 2013 at 2:00 pm

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Posted by Hmmm, a resident of East Palo Alto
on Aug 29, 2013 at 3:00 pm

So there were 2 shootings in Belle Haven yesterday, one w/a suspected gang ties, the other unknown?

Who was wielding the baseball bat in the traffic-related shooting?

Very poor information in the above article.


Posted by Joe, a resident of Barron Park
on Aug 29, 2013 at 7:34 pm

The SJMerc has a coherent story: Web Link

Sounded like there was also an exchange of gunfire between individuals in cars near the YMCA earlier this afternoon.


Posted by Hmmm, a resident of East Palo Alto
on Aug 29, 2013 at 9:26 pm

Thank you, Joe! It seems the info still isn't clear. I do like the clarification between suspect Jaime Romero & cop Jaime Romero - I wondered if they'd mention that :-)

How awful for the kids in lockdown & all other civilians around the area.

Traffic last night was terrible enough w/the Bay Bridge closure, then to add a shooting at a major thoroughfare - ugh!