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Woodside: Man seeks emergency assistance, and winds up in jail

Original post made on Dec 19, 2013

A man who sought emergency assistance for a stranded truck on a Woodside road in the early morning hours of Friday, Dec. 13, ended up in jail later that day when deputies found stolen goods in his truck.

Read the full story here Web Link posted Wednesday, December 18, 2013, 6:37 PM

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Posted by PV Res.
a resident of Portola Valley: other
on Dec 19, 2013 at 12:49 pm

I called the Sheriff just a couple of weeks ago because someone "doorbell ditched" at 3 in the morning. We need to be alert and keep an eye out for each other. I am glad our officers around here do just let things slide, there are rules for many reasons. Thank you San Mateo County Sheriff officers!

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Posted by Belle Haven resident
a resident of Menlo Park: Belle Haven
on Dec 19, 2013 at 1:05 pm

Too stupid for a life of crime!

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Posted by SteveC
a resident of Menlo Park: Downtown
on Dec 19, 2013 at 3:27 pm

SteveC is a registered user.

PV Res: Excellent point, neighbors watching out for neighbors the best crime prevention.

Bell Haven res: He is too stupid for a life of crime. He should have known Friday the 13th is not a good day for criminals who have the stolen goods in the vehicle. So, money for bail, money for the towing and storage of the vehicle. Cop 1 crook 0

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