6 People Shot On University Ave. In East Palo Alto

Originally posted on CBS San Francisco:

EAST PALO ALTO (CBS SF) — Five people were shot and a young girl was injured in East Palo Alto Sunday after gunshots were fired into a crowd of people at a bus stop near a McDonald’s restaurant, according to fire officials.

The incident was reported around 2:45 p.m. at a bus stop in front of the McDonald’s at 2401 University Avenue, according to Menlo Park Fire Department Chief Harold Shapelhouman. Police said a pair of shooters opened fire on the crowd, but there was no indication yet as to why.

Firefighters arriving on the scene found the victims – four inside the restaurant and two outside, but it is unclear where they were shot, Schapelhouman said. It’s believed the victims ran inside the restaurant for help.

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Police were still sorting out the details late Sunday, but Capt. John Cook of the East Palo Alto…

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