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Police investigate shooting after alleged teen party Saturday night

Original post made on Jul 1, 2010

Police are investigating what is being called a "promiscuous shooting" that occurred during an alleged teen party around 11:30 p.m. Saturday at the Sycamore Homes community clubhouse, located at 635 Old Orchard Lane, according to reports.

Read the full story here Web Link posted Wednesday, June 30, 2010, 6:19 PM

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Posted by HM
a resident of Danville
on Jul 1, 2010 at 9:12 am

"Promiscuous Shooting", what an interesting choice of words to describe the shooting that took place at the Sycamore Homes community clubhouse. Why aren't the police talking about the incident? Are they trying to cover something up because things like this don't happen in Danville. Has anyone contacted the Sycamore Homes clubhouse to confirm if there was actually a teen party or is it easier to call the gathering an "alledged teen party". We need to be thankful that no one was injured, but the next time the outcome could be different.

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Posted by Longtime Resident
a resident of San Ramon
on Jul 1, 2010 at 10:50 am

Longtime Resident is a registered user.

A little paranoid?

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Posted by Danville resident
a resident of Danville
on Jul 1, 2010 at 1:24 pm

The police cannot talk openly about the case because it would jeopardize the prosecution of the alleged guilty parties. It's no more complicated than that.

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Posted by Oakland Resident
a resident of another community
on Jul 1, 2010 at 3:01 pm

Lets just see how this turns out.

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Posted by Linda
a resident of Danville
on Jul 2, 2010 at 7:27 am

Just a nice little teenage party with 80 people and guns. Wonder where "out of the area" is located?

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Posted by Derek
a resident of Danville
on Jul 2, 2010 at 10:49 am

Let the police do their thing, and hopefully the shooter will get a jail or juvenile hall sentence long enough to have an impact.
I had thought whoever rented the clubhouse had to be part of the neighborhood within the HOA area. Apparently I was wrong. So my question is what idiot - and I emphasize the word IDIOT - from the HOA decided this group was kosher to rent to? Whoever it was needs their name published, and needs to be removed from their position immediately as they are clearly challenged in the judgment portion of their brain. If people within this neighborhood, not far from where we live, decided it was okay to rent to people from outside Danville or their immediate area, then they need to change their rules.

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Posted by Ron
a resident of Danville
on Jul 2, 2010 at 1:17 pm

It was not only a shooting, a local kid riding his bike home was kicked, beaten and items stolen from him on Old Orchard. All related to that party. There should not be any function that goes past 9:00P.M. at that club house. That will stop this from happening again.

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Posted by nancy s.
a resident of Danville
on Jul 3, 2010 at 12:58 pm

and I hear there is another teen party set for the Grange on the 10th! MOre of the same is suspect.

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Posted by jeff
a resident of Monte Vista High School
on Jul 4, 2010 at 6:24 pm

I think they should cancel all underage parties at the Grange. The last one had too many drunk teenagers stumbling out of it. Are the parents that rent the building for their teenager and friends aware of their liability?

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Posted by Sarah
a resident of Danville
on Jul 5, 2010 at 7:14 am

Liability? If you remember earlier posts concerning teenage drinking, some Daville parents actually thinks it's OK to supply alcohol to their teenagers and even allow their children and their friends to drink at parites at their homes.

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