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Police arrest 3 teens for midday Fairfield shooting

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From page A1 | February 16, 2012 |

FAIRFIELD — Three teenagers were arrested Tuesday for their suspected involvement in a midday shooting Monday that sent one person to the hospital.

Police suspect the shooting is related to gang activity.

Giuliano Gomez, 18, of the Browns Valley area of Vacaville, and two Fairfield teens, one 15 years old and one 17, face allegations of attempted murder in connection with the shooting that occurred shortly before 1:30 p.m. Monday on Air Base Parkway near North Texas Street, according to a Fairfield police news release.

Bail for Gomez was set at $150,000. He was also booked on suspicion of participating in a criminal street gang.

The names of the juveniles were not released. Search warrants were served Tuesday at each of their homes.

The driver of a black Honda, which carried two passengers, was shot by a group of people traveling in a white Honda or SUV. The suspect vehicle fled in an unknown direction. After he was shot, the driver drove to the nearby Walmart on North Texas Street, where he stopped the bullet-riddled vehicle. Police were soon called to the shopping area.

Two passengers in the vehicle were not hurt. The driver was treated and released at a local hospital.

Reach Glen Faison at 427-6925 or gfaison@dailyrepublic.net.

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Glen Faison joined the Daily Republic as managing editor in September 2009. He has worked as a reporter and editor for daily and weekly newspapers in the San Joaquin Valley for 20-plus years. His experience includes time as editor of the Golden Eagle, a military paper serving the Lemoore Naval Air Station. He graduated from Fresno State University with a bachelor's degree in journalism and bleeds Bulldogs red. He is an avid Washington Redskins fan, and attended the 1988 NFC Championship Game against the Minnesota Vikings at RFK Stadium. He married his wife, Jill, in 2005, and has three children: Courtni, Tyler and Hayli.
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  • GemmaFebruary 15, 2012 - 6:41 am

    Once I heard a name on the scanner and it was hispanic, I new it was gang related, and any anxiety I had about my safety quickly disippated. The bangers need to stay in Mexico, or go to Mexico, or kill each other where there aren't other innocent people around! WHat a waste of taxpayers money to investigate this crap!

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  • 707truthFebruary 15, 2012 - 7:43 am

    @gemma - you have issues!! Not all "gang bangers" are Hispanic and your comments are offensive. I certainly hope your racist statements are removed from the blog.

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  • SandraFebruary 15, 2012 - 7:53 am

    I agree with 707truth. Gemma really has issues.

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  • drewFebruary 15, 2012 - 8:07 am

    I totally agree with Gemma, its a waste of taxpayers money. I bet their parents are here illegally, send them all back.

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  • Citzens for a safe Solano COuntyFebruary 15, 2012 - 8:46 am

    Gemma and Drew share the views of the hard working people of Solano County. The Gansta mentallity in Solano County is not cool. Get some class young people.

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  • SandraFebruary 15, 2012 - 9:01 am

    I do agree with that it is a waste of taxpayer money and I think their parents should be more aware of their kids doings and who they hang out with but to just say that gang bangers are all Hispanic and to send them back to Mexico is wrong, alot of this young Hispanic kids are US CITIZENS it does not matter if their parents are here legally or illegally. Just to let you know most of this Hispanic families are the most hard working people you can find, they do the jobs that most of you wouldn't do. Also illegaly or legally they do also pay taxes not just you.

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  • mexicanFebruary 15, 2012 - 11:17 am

    @ gemma Im offended by your dome comentts and races remarks how's a law sute feel

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  • Former FF residentFebruary 15, 2012 - 2:25 pm

    Not to threatening is you can't spell correctly.

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  • Former FF residentFebruary 15, 2012 - 2:26 pm

    And that was dun one porpoise.

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  • GemmaFebruary 15, 2012 - 3:59 pm

    I'm offended by your spelling.

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  • ceceFebruary 15, 2012 - 11:44 am

    @ GEMMA AND DREW WHAT IF I WAS TO SAY ALL WHITE PPL ARE CHILD RAPIST WHICH MOST OF THEM ARE....WOULD YOU THINK THAT'S A RACIST COMMENT??? CAUSE DREW I BET YOU ARE AND GEMMA I AM SURE YOUR HUSBAND IS AND HEY MAYBE YOU HELP HIM...SINCE THATS HOW WHITE PPLE THINK AND ARE!!!!!!

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  • T.JFebruary 15, 2012 - 3:57 pm

    You really don't have to yell to get your point across. Hit that little button on the left side of your keypad that says Caps lock.

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  • Gary KatocsFebruary 16, 2012 - 2:52 am

    Is NOBODY monitoring this site?..I my as well take a shot

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  • GemmaFebruary 15, 2012 - 4:02 pm

    I didn't say ALL hispanics were gang bangers. I will say the majortity of the bangers in this area ARE hispanic. The rest of the people in trouble with the law on a regular basis aren't bangers-they're are drug dealers and thieves. Don't tell me that 99.9 percent of the time there's a gang bust/arrest or sanction that those gangs are not hispanic gangs, because you would be lying.

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  • GemmaFebruary 15, 2012 - 4:05 pm

    I would say that's your opinion, and you should calm down before you have some kind of attack and get transported to Northbay, where you will wait for treatment while an injured banger on medi-cal takes precedence over you.

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  • T.JFebruary 15, 2012 - 4:13 pm

    O.K. that was a good one.

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  • Former Fairfield ResidentFebruary 15, 2012 - 6:02 pm

    So true Gemma. Do you know what doctors and nurses call medi-cal behind closed doors? It's called California Golden State insurance. Hilarious. I wish I didn't have to pay hundreds of dollars per paycheck for insurance but that is apparently the problem with having a legitimate job.

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  • OooweeFebruary 15, 2012 - 1:38 pm

    Long story short parents need to discipline their dam children. Wtf is a teen doing with a gun? Smh go through their rooms & all that! Privacy isnt a ootion sometimes boo hoo so what ur kids wont think ur cool. U pay the bills U make the rules. Be aware of what YOUR child/children are doing, who.thay hang out with, whay they do when they hang out. Harass their life & everyone.will be the better for it

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  • mexicanFebruary 15, 2012 - 2:34 pm

    Well at the end of the day people can't stop other peoples actions

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  • tweetsFebruary 15, 2012 - 3:20 pm

    41% of the people living in Fairfield are hispanic. Saw it online

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  • Really?!February 15, 2012 - 3:37 pm

    And that is why crime is out of control in Fairfiled. Juat saying. Thanks for the statistic tweak ;)

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  • clayton rowleyFebruary 16, 2012 - 11:31 am

    u sound dumb, black people were the second highest race in fairfield!!!

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  • Gary KatocsFebruary 16, 2012 - 11:57 am

    Only the silver?..They usually have the best stuff

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  • PinkFebruary 15, 2012 - 4:32 pm

    Wow! I am in awe at the generalizations going on about people's heritage. Who cares what nationality they come from. Criminals and gangs have to go. We live in California, it used to be Mexico, so of course there is a large Mexican Heritage living here. FYI, Vacaville, Vallejo, the Santa towns, are named after... come on you can guess and it's not Caucasion or African American.. MEXICO. I am a white girl who grew up with friends of all nationalities. Instead of pointing fingers, let's get realistic and find ways of getting rid of gangs, criminals, drugs, alcohol. These people are having children and are teaching them. Stop looking the other way, know your neighbors, be friends with them. Let each other know of happenings in the neighborhood that can be a problem. Let's face it, the police can only do so much, and by the way the budget is being cut, we'll see less of them. We have to band together to make a difference. Start by knowing each other. My neighborhood has a block party every year. My neighbors watch my house when I'm at work or on vacation and I watch theirs...

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  • TimFebruary 16, 2012 - 1:53 am

    Uhmm, actually the city names are Spanish not Mexican. You do realize the Spaniards colonized California right?

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  • FPDFPDFebruary 16, 2012 - 12:42 pm

    great point Tim.

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  • angelicaFebruary 15, 2012 - 6:56 pm

    I think these racist remaks against hispanics are wrong. There are plenty of gangs in this town that are asain, black, white, or whatever. I have seen plenty of things in the paper about them killing each other too. another thing to is alot of hispanics in gangs are here legally and the learn thier gang ways in the states not in mexico........ By the way I am also a hard working tax paying hispanic with 3 non-gang related children.

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  • LilFebruary 16, 2012 - 12:11 am

    There are more statements protesting a racist statement than protesting the actual shooting. So,shoot up a car in broad daylight, you guys don't care but some anonymous person posts something racist and you guys get upset enough to comment. Yeah, that makes so much sense.

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  • Gary KatocsFebruary 16, 2012 - 12:35 am

    3000 miles away and freezing is looking quite good to me this morning..You yips need more cold weather..chill out holmes

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  • Gary KatocsFebruary 16, 2012 - 2:58 am

    Colonized by Spaniards?..I would've have guessed Martian Zombies..Your whole state is an argument for contraception

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  • Gary KatocsFebruary 16, 2012 - 3:50 am

    Hey Kirchy!!..MEDIA MATTERS just got a 50,000 grant from ARCA.org..a left wing hack group funded by an addled Tobacco Heiress...To monitor Religious Orgs...Just seems this cesspool of an org keeps coming up on the left side of issues..with weekly meeting with White House officials to strategize how to subvert the Right,Religious groups and anyone else they perceive as a threat to their left wing lunacy..WE wouldn't know any of these things if it weren't for FOX..If I was a liberal lout I'd fear them too.

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  • Gary KatocsFebruary 16, 2012 - 4:20 am

    Hey Kirchy still in bed?..Well after you get up change the sheets and take your meds..wheel over to your computer and read this..The architects of Obamacare admitted today that premiums will necessarily rise in contradiction to their lies of savings when the law was being debated.(another left lie huh?)...In part because of the 2000plus exemptions Obozo gave to get votes...You get an exemption?

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  • Gary KatocsFebruary 16, 2012 - 4:31 am

    A small business Ashland Ind.makes the Air Force 1 jackets.worn by presidents.staff..you me etc..plant will be shutting down with a loss of 150jobs due to the fact that Obama has decided that the jackets can be made by federal prisoners @ .24/hr pay..Oh yeah he's for you middle class..Courtesy of FOX news..just another right wing lie that happens to be the truth.

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  • Keeping up with the JonesesFebruary 16, 2012 - 5:39 pm

    Gary, do you really believe that the POTUS had any knowledge of or imput on the contract for the Air Force One Jackets?!... http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=C_Kh7nLplWo I bet he will now & I'm sure the contract will stand. As usual YOU & other GOP Lemmings just repeat the lies & half truths that spew from the fools at FOX... And as far has reminding you of your early dating days, I believe that..."Blowing Hot Air” was the only way to keep your dates inflated...

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  • Gary KatocsFebruary 17, 2012 - 2:30 am

    It's a good thing then..thanks for the kind words Jonesey..ur a doll..

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  • Keeping up with the JonesesFebruary 17, 2012 - 9:29 am

    No problem Gary...As a surrogate voice for the GOP you make a great implement for the FOX FOOLS...Implement, sometimes referred to as a “tool” if you know what I mean....

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  • Gary KatocsFebruary 17, 2012 - 1:10 pm

    I know what you mean,I know what you want..sorry I missed the skin bus to tuna town,I'll try and catch the next one

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  • AmenFebruary 16, 2012 - 9:44 am

    How did this turn racist?? Its Fairfield, a shooting happened. What's the point of getting all worked out about racism? Y'all should be happy no one got killed or seriously hurt like the Vallejo shooting! And that we had a strong police force to take down the kids who did this! Thanks FFPD for doing your job everyday even if it means risking your lives everyday!

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  • bFebruary 16, 2012 - 10:40 am

    also, who ever is running this site, how about a bit of moderation? how about not letting the trash who fills our newspaper with crime stories post on here and express their ignorance?

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  • clayton rowleyFebruary 16, 2012 - 11:33 am

    i got 2 agree with the crime in fairfield when i lived there it was like a baby richmond!!!

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  • Gary KatocsFebruary 16, 2012 - 12:02 pm

    Kirch I did throw a few your way on 3Teens/Fairfield shooting..I know I get called for bouncing all over..but I don't always see a gateway so I just fill the first blank space I see..reminds me of my early dating days..Anyhay..post were to FOX and Obama and Vile and Evil acts.

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  • annonFebruary 19, 2012 - 7:40 am

    It is a known fact that most of the gang related crime in Solano County is due to the Surenos (South) and Northenos (North) and they are mostely Hispanic. That is a fact and my comment has nothing to do with being a racist.

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  • FF residentFebruary 21, 2012 - 8:23 am

    nobody feels bad for any of these kids, i know that for damn sure! they chose to do what they did and now they have to face up to the consequences. You tried TOO hard to prove yourself to who?? the "homies"?? like i said NOBODY cares! these kids should have set there mind straight and kept there a**'s in school! and may I add, BE A FATHER TO YOUR CHILD!!!! dont start crying a river when you find out CPS is taking your kid away and handing her over to another family! Truth hurts and these kids are so naive and dont know any better!

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