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Portola Valley: Assault suspect pleads not guilty

Original post made on Sep 13, 2013

Alexander Stefan Dombovic, a 21-year-old Palo Alto man, pleaded not guilty Thursday to charges of assault with a deadly weapon, vandalism, auto burglary and reckless driving, all related to a series of incidents in Portola Valley in April.

Read the full story here Web Link posted Friday, September 13, 2013, 11:56 AM

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Posted by Downtowner
a resident of Menlo Park: Central Menlo Park
on Sep 13, 2013 at 1:10 pm

This man was arrested in April, freed on bail, and arraigned on September 12. He won't go to trial until December. Since he has been free in the community, I want to see his picture. I'd like to recognize him if I see him around my neighborhood. Surely there's a mug shot or a high school graduation picture.

Same goes for the Redwood City man arrested for stealing the car in PV. Help us protect our neighborhoods from suspected burglars.


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Posted by Dave Boyce
Almanac staff writer
on Sep 13, 2013 at 1:18 pm

Dave Boyce is a registered user.

Photos of suspects are sometimes included with press releases, but often they are not.

The San Mateo County Sheriff's Office did not include a photo of the Redwood City man arrested in connection with the theft of the car.

The same was true for the assault suspect from Palo Alto.


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Posted by pearl
a resident of another community
on Sep 13, 2013 at 1:54 pm

Yes, please include mug shots whenever possible!!! That way we community members can be on the lookout, and inform the authorities if we see any of these creeps.


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Posted by Downtowner
a resident of Menlo Park: Central Menlo Park
on Sep 13, 2013 at 2:15 pm

@ Dave Boyce - are you able to request photos from the sheriff's office or PDs?

How about a yearbook picture of the 21 year old man from Mid-peninsula H.S.?


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