UNION CITY (CBS/AP) — A man has been shot in the same Union City house where two men have been killed in the past nine months.

Union City police Lt. Ben Horner says a 22-year-old man was wounded in the home Sunday night and he’s hospitalized after surgery. His name hasn’t been released.

Last month, 49-year-old Ruben Gonzalez Partida was shot to death in the same house.

And last September, Humberto Llamas Diaz was killed in the house during a domestic dispute. There was arrest in that killing.

Investigators said that several generations of a family live in the Whipple Road house. Horner said gang activity and drug use are a common denominator in the shootings.

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Comments (2)
  1. sal says:

    Too much hip hop music ,drugs and ghetto mentality fueling violence.

  2. Tours Martel says:

    Bad luck, my good left foot! If several generations of gang bangers and illegals live in a house, it’s no surprise to find crime follows. As Captain Renoir says in Casablanca, “I’m shocked, I tell you, shocked.”

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