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Drive-by shooting strikes East Palo Alto man

Original post made on Nov 12, 2012

A 23-year-old man was injured by a gunshot in a drive-by shooting in East Palo Alto just before midnight Friday, Nov. 9.

Read the full story here Web Link posted Saturday, November 10, 2012, 3:36 PM

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Posted by Raymond
a resident of East Palo Alto
on Nov 12, 2012 at 11:00 am

I heard the gun shots, but not a single siren.


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Posted by Ducatigirl
a resident of Old Palo Alto
on Nov 12, 2012 at 1:35 pm

Ducatigirl is a registered user.

If the victim's injuries were not life-threatening, the ambulance would not have used its sirens or driven at speed. The police often do not use their sirens, but drive with the lights flashing only, ostensibly not to give warning to the perps. This according to my nephew, the EMT.


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