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Thomas Noe Romero

Age 17

Lamont, California

California native died alongside a friend

Born on June 15, 2001, the 17-year-old was a native of Bakersfield, California.

Around 1:45 a.m. on the morning of Monday, Jan. 28, 2019, Thomas Noe Romero was fatally wounded by multiple gunshots while he was driving on Hall Road in nearby Lamont, California. His car crashed into a fire hydrant, which flooded nearby streets. Police pronounced Thomas dead at the scene.

Help complete this profile. We are currently seeking more information on the young person killed in this incident. If you have anything to share, please contact us at SinceParkland@thetrace.org.

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