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Investigation Continues into Belmont Shooting

Post Date:01/09/2019 11:54 AM

Contact: Captain Patrick Halleran, Public Information Officer - Belmont Police Department (650) 595-7430

The investigation into the fatal shooting on Monday night in Belmont, is continuing. While no suspects have been arrested in connection with the shooting, a number of promising leads are being pursued.

On Tuesday, January 8, 2019, Belmont Police investigators working in cooperation with the San Mateo County Sheriff's Office and the Pleasanton Police Department served a search warrant at a residence in the City of Pleasanton.  This is one of several search warrants that have been served around the Bay Area in connection with this investigation.  Three individuals were detained at the Pleasanton location, however no arrests were made.

Belmont Police and allied agency investigators continue to interview witnesses and follow leads as they are developed, and additional search warrants are anticipated.  Specific information regarding leads or items seized is not being released due to the dynamic and on-going nature of this investigation.

The Belmont Police would like to thank the San Mateo County Sheriff's Office, San Mateo County District Attorney's Office, San Mateo Police Department and Pleasanton Police Department, as well as other agencies from around the Bay Area who are assisting with this investigation.  We would also like to thank all of the people who have come forward with information and tips and encourage anyone who has additional information to contact investigators.  Persons with information can contact Belmont Police at (650) 595 7400 or  Information can also be left on the Belmont Police Crime Tip Line (650) 598-3000.

More information and updates will be provided as they become available.

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