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Update: Menlo Park bank robbery tied to arson

Original post made on Sep 14, 2012

The smoking wreck of a Honda Accord set on fire led Menlo Park police back to the scene of a bank robbery as they pieced together witness reports on Friday afternoon.

Read the full story here Web Link posted Friday, September 14, 2012, 2:05 PM

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Posted by Joe
a resident of another community
on Sep 14, 2012 at 2:56 pm

You do realize that this the same man who robbed the bank in the other story, right? The Honda was apparently stolen from Redwood City.


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Posted by Hmmm
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on Sep 14, 2012 at 4:21 pm

Joe, the other story says he jumped into the "trunk" of a white Pontiac.


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Posted by Joe
a resident of another community
on Sep 14, 2012 at 5:26 pm

Yep, looks like he dumped the stolen Honda and made his way to another car. Seemed pretty well planned. I can't imagine they will be happy with only one bank. Glad nobody got hurt, but I hope the cops catch 'em soon.


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Posted by Hmmm
a resident of another community
on Sep 14, 2012 at 6:30 pm

Thanks for helping to tie it in! Wild times in ol' Menlo. I hope they catch him - dangerous, bad behavior.


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