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Pomona Police Department
Sunday April 21st, 2019 :: 06:23 a.m. PDT


Pomona Police Department investigating a victim of a shooting

DATE/TIME:  Sunday April 21, @ 2:45 am

LOCATION:  700 Blk of E. Alvarado St., Pomona

CRIME:  245 (a)(2) PC -  Assault with a Deadly Weapon

VICTIM:  Joseph Padilla 28 years old Pomona resident

SUSPECT: Unknown

SUSPECT VEHICLE:  Unknown dark vehicle

INCIDENT #19-044866

Officers responded to a victim of a shooting call in the 700 block of East Alvarado street.  Upon arrival they discovered a victim of a shooting suffering from gunshot wound(s) to his upper torso.  The victim was transported to a local hospital in stable condition.  Although the victim was uncooperative with officers, it is believed that this shooting was gang related. 

Anyone with information regarding this incident is encouraged to contact the Pomona Police Department at 909-620-2085.
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Written by:
Lt. M. Perez
(909) 622-1241


Pomona Police Department
490 West Mission Boulevard
Pomona, CA 91766

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Non-emergencies: 909-620-2155

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