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SJPD makes an arrest in connection with the Booksin Elementary Shooting
Filed under Press Release, on 11/28/2017 10:10:00 PM by Author: Officer Gina Tepoorten #3103.

TYPE OF CRIME: Discharging a firearm in a school zone &  Vandalism CASE NUMBER: 17-332-0105
LOCATION: Booksin Elementary School
VICTIM: Booksin Elementary School
ADDRESS: 1590 Dry Creek Road
SUSPECT :  Withheld



SAN JOSE, CA On Tuesday, November 28, 2017, at 3:49 AM, San Jose Police officers responded to a weapons call in the area of Booksin Elementary School in San Jose.  The reporting party called police to report a male shooting a gun in the area.  Officers set-up a perimeter around the school and conducted a search of the area.  The suspect was not located at that time.

Investigators from the SJPD Assaults Unit took over this investigation.  On Tuesday, November 28, 2017, at 8:01PM  a suspect was arrested and who is believed to be responsible for this shooting.  The investigation is on-going.  More information will be made available tomorrow.

Anyone with information is asked to contact the San Jose Police Department's Assaults Unit at 408-277-4161.

Persons wishing to remain anonymous may either call the Crime Stoppers Tip Line, (408) 947-STOP (7867), or click the "Submit a Tip" link below.  Persons providing information leading to the arrest and conviction of the suspect may be eligible for a CASH REWARD from the Silicon Valley Crime Stoppers. 

BY: Ofc.Gina Tepoorten #3103 AUTHORIZED BY: Lt. Greg Lombardo #3439
DATE: 11/28/2017 TIME: 10:00 PM DATE: 11/28/17 TIME:  10:00 PM


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