Silicon Valley Crime Stoppers provides a safe place for citizens to provide anonymous information about crime and fugitives.  We’ll deliver your information to the proper authorities to investigate without revealing your identity.  If the information you provided leads to an arrest, you may be eligible for a reward of up to $1,000.

East Palo Alto Homicide – Need public’s help

On 01/13/2014, at approximately 7:17 P.M., the East Palo Alto Police Department received a Shotspotter Activation in the area of 2200 block of Dumbarton Avenue. While Officers were en-route, several 9-1-1 calls were received of a person shot.  Officers arrived on scene and located a victim who was later identified as 19 year old East Palo Alto Resident Josue Zamora Barbosa.  Paramedics attempted to revive Zamora Barbosa however he succumbed to his injuries.

Detectives are still investigating a motive and attempting to identify a suspect.

Persons with information regarding this incident are urged to contact Detective Rod Tuason at (650) 798-5952 or Detective Sergeant Jeff Liu at (650)798-5957 of the East Palo Alto Police Department’s Criminal Investigation Division

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 of the suspect may be eligible for a cash reward up to $1,000.