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Woman wounded in Christmas Eve shooting

Woman shot in hand in East Palo Alto Saturday morning

A woman was shot in the hand in East Palo Alto Saturday morning (Dec. 24), police said.

Officers responded to a report of a shooting victim at 1700 Bay Road at about 10:10 a.m., according to East Palo Alto police. Arriving officers found a 48-year-old woman with a gunshot wound in her left hand. She said she had been shot in East Palo Alto, but was unable to provide further details, police said.

The victim was taken to a hospital and was reported to be in stable condition. Anyone who might have information regarding the shooting is asked to contact East Palo Alto police Detective Angel Sanchez at 650-798-5958.

— Bay City News Service

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