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By Henrietta J. Burroughs                      
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Posted on Thursday, July 14, 2011  
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The East Palo Alto Police are now looking for the murderer of the 19 year old woman who was shot in East Palo Alto on Wednesday, July 13 about 2 a.m. The victim, Catherine Fisher, who was a Menlo Park resident, was sitting in a vehicle in the 2500 block of Annapolis Avenue, with two other people, a male and a female.

The police state that the car in which the three were sitting was fired upon. The shooting left Fisher critically wounded and her companions uninjured. Fisher was taken to Stanford Hospital where she later died.

The East Palo Alto Police Department is seeking information that will uncover a motive for the shooting and lead to the arrest of those who were involved in Fisher’s murder.

Police investigators are encouraging anyone, who might have witnessed the shooting or has any information about it, to contact the East Palo Alto Police Department by:

Sending an email to epa@tipnow.org
Sending a text message from their cell phone to: 650-409-6792.
Or by leaving an anonymous voice mail by calling the same phone number listed above.

To contact the author of this article, Henrietta J. Burroughs, send an email to epatoday@epatoday.org.


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