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UPDATE: No gunman found after 2.5-hour search

Original post made on Jan 23, 2012

After an "exhaustive search" police have stopped looking for a man with a rifle reportedly seen near the intersection of highways 237 and 85.

Read the full story here Web Link posted Monday, January 23, 2012, 1:17 PM

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Posted by A Single Report
a resident of Castro City
on Jan 23, 2012 at 1:29 pm

perhaps a hunter coming home from the weekend unloading his car?
Whatever the case, one thing is for sure...more guns in more people's hands will fix this and every problem we have.


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Posted by member
a resident of another community
on Jan 23, 2012 at 1:36 pm

how can the headline be: "Man reportedly shooting rifle at cars"

when later in the article it reads:

"No drivers have reported that they were shot at, Wylie said."

??????


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Posted by Anon
a resident of Cuesta Park
on Jan 23, 2012 at 1:37 pm

Orange puffy vest- Well at least he wasn't trying to camouflage himself. I hope this is all a misunderstanding.


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Posted by @ A single report
a resident of Jackson Park
on Jan 23, 2012 at 2:15 pm

HA HA HA HA You were joking, right? What am I saying, of course you were...'cuz that is the craziest thing I have ever heard.


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Posted by Doctor Killjoy
a resident of Sylvan Park
on Jan 23, 2012 at 3:22 pm

Might this not simply have been a city surveyor, carrying his tripod and optical gear, and wearing his safety vest?


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Posted by ?
a resident of Monta Loma
on Jan 23, 2012 at 3:40 pm

Probably an umbrella instead of a rifle. Eye witnesses are notoriusly unreliable.


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Posted by hunters
a resident of Old Mountain View
on Jan 23, 2012 at 6:46 pm

Aren't hunters required to register? Why don't the cops just pay a visit to everyone on the registry? They should think about putting some cameras up around the hunting zone in case more serious accidents happen.


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Posted by Old Ben
a resident of Shoreline West
on Jan 24, 2012 at 12:11 pm

Maybe it was Elvis.


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Posted by gloria
a resident of Sylvan Park
on Jan 24, 2012 at 8:01 pm

thank god everything turned out o.k.


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