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Man faces more felonies after highway shooting

Original post made on Dec 20, 2012

An East Palo Alto man who is charged with attempted murder after allegedly shooting at a vehicle on U.S. Highway 101 faces 11 more felonies after a court in San Mateo County granted a prosecution motion for the additional charges Wednesday.

Read the full story here Web Link posted Thursday, December 20, 2012, 9:54 AM

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Posted by Anon
a resident of Downtown North
on Dec 20, 2012 at 10:56 am

Please get this nuisance off the streets.


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Posted by Dan
a resident of Southgate
on Dec 20, 2012 at 2:44 pm

Of course he belongs in jail, but the "three counts of using a weapon of mass destruction" charge sounds a bit over the top. He used a handgun, not nuclear weapons.


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Posted by carlitos waysman
a resident of Old Palo Alto
on Dec 20, 2012 at 2:46 pm

Get this scumbag out of this country, or is the city of Palo Alto against the Strong Communities Program set by ICE?

And still people voted to weaken the 3 Strikes Law, they just never cease to amaze me.


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Posted by Sylvia
a resident of Midtown
on Dec 20, 2012 at 9:18 pm

@Carlitos: I agree that this guy sounds like a menace and I hope he's locked up for a very long time. But, what evidence is there that this is an issue for ICE? The article did not say he was in the country illegally. He may well have been born in California.


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