Two suspects arrested after firing at police during pursuit

Third home-invasion suspect remains at large

Two suspects in a Fremont home invasion have been arrested after shooting at police during a pursuit across the Dumbarton Bridge, while the third evaded a search on Wednesday, April 29.

Haloti Lauese, 22, of East Palo Alto was booked into San Mateo County jail on three counts of attempted murder, three counts of shooting from a vehicle, recklessly evading the police, carrying a concealed gun and resisting police.

Shawn Thomas, a 21-year-old resident of Sunnyvale, was arrested and turned over to the Fremont Police Department, police said.

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Posted by muttiallen
a resident of Adobe-Meadow
on Apr 30, 2015 at 12:19 pm

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Why was this posted in Palo Alto? No one involved lives here. Is it because one of the suspects is from EPA and we have to make sure we identify 'them' as the bad guys?

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Posted by True
a resident of Palo Alto High School
on Apr 30, 2015 at 12:34 pm

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Geez, right out of a movie. Glad they nabbed two. Someone who has the gall to shoot at a police officer from a car should not live amongst society because he clearly has no conscience. Respect to our law enforcement officers - they risk their lives for us everyday.

@muttiallen: EPA is a neighboring city with residents who shop in our city and students who attend our schools. Therefore, this news is relevant.

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Posted by Gethin
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on Apr 30, 2015 at 1:20 pm

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I am glad to hear that no PD were hurt and that 2 out of 3 were captured. Good job by the PD. I imagine #3 will not take long. As a previous comment said, EPA is connected with PA in some many ways its logical to keep abreast of what happens there.

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on Apr 30, 2015 at 6:55 pm

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