The East Palo Alto Police reported that two young men, who were in their twenties, were killed on October 5. The first victim, 21 year old Christoper Baker, was found when police officers responded to a Shotspotter activation at 8:20 p.m. in the 2200 block of Terra Villa in East Palo Alto.
Officers found Baker suffering from multiple gunshot wounds. He was pronounced dead at the scene.
Three hours later, officers responded to another Shotspotter activation in the 300 blook of Azalia Drive in East Palo Alto and found Lonnie Brown suffering from multiple gunshot wounds. Brown was also pronounced dead at the scene.
The East Palo Alto Police are asking that anyone with any knowledge of these incidents contact the East Palo Alto Police Department by:
• Calling East Palo Alto Police Dispatch at 650-321-1112
• Sending an anonymous email to firstname.lastname@example.org
• Sending an anonymous text from your cell phone to 650-409-6792
• Leaving an anonymous voice mail by calling 650-409-6792
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