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* East Palo Alto Shooting Bay Road And Clarke Avenue 20-Year-Old Man Found Wounded

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Police are looking for witnesses to a drive-by shooting in East Palo Alto Tuesday afternoon.Officers responded to a report of shots fired at the intersection of Bay Road and Clarke Avenue at around 2:50 p.m., according to East Palo Alto police.A 20-year-old man was found wounded in the street, police said. He had been shot in the hip and abdomen.The victim was taken to a hospital in stable condition.A preliminary investigation revealed that the victim was crossing the street when a dark-colored older American-made car drove up, according to police. Someone in the car fired several shots through an open window and hit the victim Any witnesses to the shooting or anyone who might know other details that could assist investigators is asked to contact East Palo Alto police Detective John Norden at (650) 853-3177 or the anonymous tip line at (650) 853-8477.

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