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Suspect in strong-arm robberies arrested

Original post made on Nov 19, 2008

Palo Alto and Menlo Park police Tuesday night apprehended a suspect in at least some of the series of purse-snatch robberies in recent weeks. The arrest followed an attempted purse-snatch robbery in north Palo Alto at 7:20 p.m. and a successful robbery at Oak Grove Avenue and Middlefield Road in Menlo Park 25 minutes later.


Read the full story here Web Link posted Wednesday, November 19, 2008, 6:50 AM

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Posted by Laughing
a resident of another community
on Nov 19, 2008 at 8:47 am

Congratulations! As much as we are hard on the cops when they blow it, we should celebrate when they do a good job and get these cretins off the street. I see all the bashing of Palo Alto PD is always front page news in papers like the Palo Alto Daily, but this big story in was on page 6 of that bird cage liner today! Horrible. Good work Almanac for doing this right. Good work PAPD and MPPD.


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