Town Square

Post a New Topic

One dead, one hurt in East Palo Alto shooting

Original post made on Apr 29, 2013

Police in East Palo Alto are investigating an early morning shooting that left one man injured and another dead.

Read the full story here Web Link posted Sunday, April 28, 2013, 11:54 AM

Comments (6)

Like this comment
Posted by homeless
a resident of another community
on Apr 29, 2013 at 11:34 am

That is terrible! I recall reading a story about East Palo Alto and Menlo Park gang activity. Wondering what that is all about? If I recall correctly the police in each town are working together to do a TV movie! Don't know if I am mistaking here? If the police is doing a movie, who is funding them? Also, if police department motive is to get fame by doing a documentary about Menlo Park-East Palo Alto gang activity, there maybe some social issues about police activity in instigating violent crime situation. Police can be abusive too, and if this is taking place; police is putting fuel in the fire, whoever that officer(s) is/are , I hope he/her will be fired! I have serious concerns.

Like this comment
Posted by Sylvia
a resident of Midtown
on Apr 29, 2013 at 2:22 pm

This is so sad. I don't know the answer, but it surely seems some funds of some kind need to be focused on giving these disaffected youths early help and a stake in their futures. Year after year and gangs claim more and more young men.

Like this comment
Posted by Ms.Concern
a resident of East Palo Alto
on Apr 29, 2013 at 8:57 pm

Wow,I heard these gun shots and didnt know at the time that the one being shot is a family member of mine....That is now dead...I know one thing that if the law dont catch the responsable person/persons he/they wont escape the God allmighty judgement..

Like this comment
Posted by karma
a resident of Old Palo Alto
on Apr 30, 2013 at 12:10 pm

the spot shoters are apparently not of good for this community. The abc gang the talaban need to be stopped and justice brought too the families of these fallin victims. I have lost three family members at the hands of these hoodlums. Believe me the pain is 24/7 thank god at least one of the abc gang affiliates is in jail on unrelated charges. Unfortunately no amount of time will bring back my family members. God will prevail in time and karma is on its way!!! :(

Like this comment
Posted by Bill
a resident of another community
on Apr 30, 2013 at 3:19 pm

This is horrible. We should goin and take all the guns away from these crminals. we can't have people shooting each other dead in our streets.

Like this comment
Posted by Hutch 7.62
a resident of Old Palo Alto
on May 2, 2013 at 12:29 am

@ Bill Calif law is the strictest around but it does not stop these criminal from buying guns from the Mexican Cartels wh have invaded our communities with fast and furious guns

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

Burger chain Shake Shack to open in Palo Alto
By Elena Kadvany | 17 comments | 4,359 views

The Cost of Service
By Aldis Petriceks | 1 comment | 980 views

This time we're not lying. HONEST! No, really!
By Douglas Moran | 5 comments | 547 views

Couples: When Wrong Admit It; When Right; Shut Up
By Chandrama Anderson | 0 comments | 473 views

One-on-one time
By Cheryl Bac | 0 comments | 416 views