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Drive-by shooting strikes East Palo Alto man

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.

East Palo Alto police reported that they were dispatched to the 1100 block of Alberni Street where they found the East Palo Alto resident suffering from a gunshot wound to the lower body. He was transported to the hospital and reported in stable condition, they said in a news release.

According to the police, the victim was sitting in a parked car with some friends when a black or dark-colored car drove by and shots were fired from the vehicle.

Anyone with knowledge of the incident is asked to send an anonymous email to epa@tipnow.org; send an anonymous text from a cell phone to 650-409-6792; or leave an anonymous voice mail at 650-409-6792 or 650-853-8477.

-- Palo Alto Weekly staff

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