EAST PALO ALTO -- A 21-year-old East Palo Alto man was shot to death Saturday night, making him San Mateo County's second homicide victim of 2013.

Officers found Lamont Coleman around 9 p.m. suffering from multiple gunshot wounds on the 2200 block of Capitol Avenue, where he was pronounced dead, said East Palo Alto police Sgt. Jeff Liu. Police didn't report any arrests or release a possible motive for the killing.

San Mateo County saw its first homicide Jan. 14 when 24-year-old Jonathan Alcazar was gunned down in East Palo Alto.

Contact Joshua Melvin at 650-348-4335. Follow him at Twitter.com/melvinreport.




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