Friday
July
25
2014
1:23 am
Weather

  Home
  Local News
  State / National / World
  Sports
  Opinion / Letters
  Business
  Arts / Entertainment
  Lifestyle
  Obituaries
  Calendar
  Submit Event
  Comics / Games
  Classifieds
  DJ Designers
  Archives
  Advertise With Us
  About Us
 
 
 
 

Check out our archive of Dining Guides - Yum!

East Palo Alto man accidently shoots himself in the head
January 02, 2014, 05:00 AM Bay City News Service

An East Palo Alto man apparently shot himself in the head while intoxicated on New Year’s Eve, a police sergeant said.

East Palo Alto police responded to a report of a shooting in the 900 block of Bay Road at 9:07 p.m., Sgt. Jeff Liu said.

Officers found the 26-year-old man with a severe gunshot wound to his head and needed immediate aid, Liu said.

He was then transported for additional treatment, he said.

Investigators learned the man had consumed alcohol while handling the loaded firearm, Liu said.

The shooting appears to have been accidental, police said.

An update on the man’s condition was not immediately available.

Anyone with any information on this incident is asked to call the East Palo Alto Police Department at (650) 321-1112 or anonymously to (650) 409-6792. Anonymous emails can be sent to epa@tipnow.org.

 

 

Tags: police,


Other stories from today:

 

 
Print this Page Print this Page  |  Bookmark and Share
<< Back
 
Return To Archives
 
  


 
 
 
Daily Journal Quick Poll
 
Are you willing to report your neighbors if they waste water?

Yes, it's the right thing to do
I would probably just go talk to them
No way, snitches get stitches
Not sure

 

 
 
 
 
 
 
Iraqis: Jihadis destroy ancient mosque in Mosul
BAGHDAD — Islamic extremist militants blew up a revered Muslim shrine traditionally said to be the..
Sanders offers lower-cost bill to reform VA
WASHINGTON — With Congress scheduled to recess in a week, the Senate Veterans Affairs Committee's ..
Official: Air Algerie flight ''probably crashed'
ALGIERS, Algeria — An Air Algerie flight carrying 116 people from Burkina Faso to Algeria's capita..
GM profit 2Q falls 85 pct. on recall costs
DETROIT — Recall expenses chopped $1.5 billion from General Motors' bottom line in the second quar..
More >>  
 
 
  
 
  
 
©2014 San Mateo Daily Journal
Foster City newspaper