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Police close downtown street to search for alleged gunman

Original post made on Sep 28, 2010

A portion of Villa Street running through downtown was shut down Monday, Sept. 27, after a man called police saying he had shot a woman and was hiding in a dumpster. Police now believe the caller may have been a prankster, on drugs, mentally disturbed or perhaps all three.

Read the full story here Web Link posted Tuesday, September 28, 2010, 10:37 AM

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Posted by BD
a resident of Cuesta Park
on Sep 28, 2010 at 11:43 am

The call itself lasted 2.5 hours, from 12:30 to almost 3:00 PM, and AT&T still haven't traced the caller's location? Every crime drama I've ever seen is wrong. Also, the caller must not have been using an iphone, or the call would have dropped in 2.5 minutes!

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