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Suspects Identified in Belmont Shooting

Post Date:01/22/2018 11:30 AM

Contact:  Sergeant Pete Lotti 650.595.7485


On January 17th, just before 5pm, a shooting occurred in the 1600 block of Chula Vista Avenue in Belmont.  The victim, a 19 year old Belmont man sustained a non-life-threatening gunshot wound and is recovering at this time.  It is believed that the shooting stemmed from a narcotic transaction.

Belmont Investigators have identified three (3) suspects:

A 17 year old male juvenile of Menlo Park, 18 year old Daniel Martinez of East Palo Alto, and 19 year old Jose De Jesus Sanchez of East Palo Alto. 

The juvenile suspect and Daniel Martinez have been arrested.  Investigators are actively searching for Jose De Jesus Sanchez.  If you see Sanchez do not approach and please call 9-1-1. Anyone with information on Sanchez’s whereabouts or information regarding this crime, are asked to call 650.595.7400 or leave an anonymous tip at 650.598.3000


Wanted Suspect Jose De Jesus Sanchez

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