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* Man Shot While Sitting in Parked Car in East Palo Alto

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A 23-year-old man was hit by gunfire from a passing car while he was sitting in a parked car in East Palo Alto late Friday night, East Palo Alto police said. Officers responded to the 1100 block of Alberni Street for a report of a shooting around 11:45 p.m., police said. Arriving officers found the 23-year-old East Palo Alto resident suffering from a gunshot wound to his lower body, according to police. The victim was taken to a hospital for treatment where he was listed in stable condition.

Based on a preliminary investigation, police said the victim was sitting in a parked vehicle with some friends when a black or dark colored car drove by and one person in that car shot at the parked vehicle, police said. A round of bullets were fired, with one striking the victim, police said. The shooters got away and remain at large, police said,

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