News


Fremont man fatally shot in East Palo Alto

 

Police are investigating a shooting that left a 20-year-old man from Fremont dead on Friday, Oct. 3.

Police said officers responded at 5:08 p.m. to a report of a shooting in the 1100 block of Laurel Avenue and located Mark Madden, 20, of Fremont, suffering from gunshot wounds.

Madden was pronounced dead at the scene.

East Palo Alto police are asking anyone with information on the homicide to call 650-321-112. Anonymous tips can be emailed to epa@tipnow.org or text or leave voice message at 650-409-6792.

— Bay City News Service

We can't do it without you.
Support local journalism.

Comments

4 people like this
Posted by Mayfield Child
a resident of Green Acres
on Oct 4, 2014 at 5:16 pm

SOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOO young. Condolences to his family and friends.


Like this comment
Posted by CrescentParkAnon.
a resident of Crescent Park
on Oct 7, 2014 at 7:48 am

What were the circumstances of this murder - was it a random shooting, robbery, drug deal gone bad, carjacking, disagreement ???


1 person likes this
Posted by Palo Altan
a resident of Another Palo Alto neighborhood
on Oct 7, 2014 at 9:55 am

5:08 PM, not even the wee hours, when shootings often happen. Sad.


Sorry, but further commenting on this topic has been closed.

Don't be the last to know

Get the latest headlines sent straight to your inbox every day.

Do Palo Altans still love their city? If not, what should the city do?
By Diana Diamond | 29 comments | 1,888 views

Couples: Reading List
By Chandrama Anderson | 0 comments | 1,514 views

It’s not the memory I had planned, but a memory was made
By Cheryl Bac | 0 comments | 166 views