SouthSanJose.com Home-Based Business Public Service Announcement
Advertise with SouthSanJose.com. Packages start at $79 per year.
SouthSanJose.com: The Community Web Site Serving Santa Teresa, Almaden Valley, Blossom Valley, Coyote Valley and Evergreen
Community News, Events, Announcements, Sports and Crime Businesses, Neighbors, Organizations / Groups, Government, Schools, Parks, Places of Worship, Services, Utilities and Carpooling Feedback, Chat / Messages, Lost and Found, Home Improvements, Home and Family and Survey Real Estate, Classified Ads, Free / Nearly Free and Meet Our Sponsors About Us - Find out about the creators of this community web site.

Feedback - Reply to Message

  * Required field
Subject :
*From - Name : OK To Publish Name?
*From - EMail : OK To Publish Email?
Message :
Expiration Date :
*Security Code : Enter 22 for security code.
     


Monday, January 14th, 2002 @ 11:53 PM
Subj: Nobody's talking
From: sjfoley@pacbell.net (Steve Foley)

Not long after Christmas I posted the following:

Subj: News on police shooting of a neighhbor
Date: 12/29/01 9:19 AM
From: sjfoley@pacbell.net (Steve Foley)

Any news on the father that was shot to death by SJPD on 12/22 at 5:45am on Hercus Court? ( I believe that the family name was Sharp...) I heard a full clip (8 rounds) of what was clearly a police revolver fired with no other gunfire preceding it. A respected father was gunned down in front of his children. Merry Christmat! I have heard that the police stated that he had made threatening gestures toward one child with the claws of a hammer.

My question is how the police would dare shoot an individual holding a hostage? I am pretty sure they are supposed to be equipped with bean-bag guns. Seems that only a gun would call for a fulll-out homicidal defense on the part of our "beloved" police department

I'd like to know more about it, and how the neigborhood feels.

Steve Foley

Nobody has responded. Perhaps I chose the wrong forum. The sound I heard was that of ONE SINGLE GUN! From what I know, 3 rookie cops were involved. A man respected by his neighbors was GUNNED DOWN. I believe that they are required to carry bean bag guns. A man with a hammer in his hands does not warrant deliberate homicide, not even by the police. I want to hear answers. I want to know what happend to the perpetrators, aka police. THIS IS WRONG!!!!!!!!!! Please help me get to the bottom of this and get our community involved.

SJF

Home | What's New | Community News | Neighbors | Events | Announcements
Organizations / Groups | Businesses | Government | Schools | Parks | Places of Worship | Real Estate | Services
Utilities | Crime | Classifieds | Ridesharing | Sports | Lost and Found | Free/Nearly Free | Chat/Messages
Feedback | Home Improvements | Survey | Search | About Us | Meet Our Sponsors


Copyright © 1998-2017, Scott and Donna Scholz (SouthSanJose.com)
All Rights Reserved
Contact Webmaster
Number of visits to this page since 01/27/2004
1119315
This page was generated in 0.0042 seconds.