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Menlo Park city employee arrested

Original post made on Jul 24, 2013

A Menlo Park public works employee was arrested Tuesday (July 23) on suspicion of stealing about $1,800 worth of fuel from city gas pumps during the last year and a half.

Read the full story here Web Link posted Wednesday, July 24, 2013, 12:24 PM

Comments

Posted by resident, a resident of Menlo Park: Downtown
on Jul 24, 2013 at 4:03 pm

How do they know he was the thief? Do they have video or other evidence? Something is missing in this story.


Posted by SteveC, a resident of Menlo Park: Downtown
on Jul 26, 2013 at 8:10 am

SteveC is a registered user.

[Post removed; the suspect is facing charges but shouldn't be tried and convicted in the media.]


Posted by Member, a resident of Menlo Park: Sharon Heights
on Aug 28, 2013 at 4:50 pm

To both the members above me: they have cards issued to them so they absolutely know when the employee is pumping gas. And to Steve C, he is a public employee- meaning out tax dollars pay his wages- so we have every right to know what's going on. Let this be a lesson to all public employees who think they can get away with stealing city property. Our tax dollars = our right to know