Town Square

Post a New Topic

Unarmed robber takes $5K from local BofA

Original post made on Apr 12, 2009

Mountain View police are looking for a man who they say stole about $5,000 from the Bank of America inside Lucky grocery store during an unarmed robbery Tuesday afternoon.

Read the full story here Web Link posted Thursday, April 9, 2009, 10:55 AM

Comments (3)

 +   Like this comment
Posted by local
a resident of Castro City
on Apr 12, 2009 at 8:39 pm

That's funny. When I went to refinance my home two weeks ago, it is almost the same amount BofA wanted in terms of a point and fees. No problem, just add that to my principle. No way! Wells Fargo posted 3 billion dollars in profit due to a whole bunch of people refinancing. Who will be investigating WFC? The black man got Lucky, probably be using the funds to pay off his BofA credit card which just recently, increased the interest rates equal to that of a loan shark.


 +   Like this comment
Posted by Mike
a resident of The Crossings
on Apr 14, 2009 at 5:52 pm

Your comment makes no sense. There is no justification for robbing the place.


 +   Like this comment
Posted by Paul
a resident of Cuesta Park
on Apr 14, 2009 at 8:29 pm

local's comment makes sense - it's obviously a joke about how "robbed" some of BofA's customers feel, rather than a serious attempt to "justify" anything.

lighten up.


Don't miss out on the discussion!
Sign up to be notified of new comments on this topic.

Email:


Post a comment

Posting an item on Town Square is simple and requires no registration. Just complete this form and hit "submit" and your topic will appear online. Please be respectful and truthful in your postings so Town Square will continue to be a thoughtful gathering place for sharing community information and opinion. All postings are subject to our TERMS OF USE, and may be deleted if deemed inappropriate by our staff.

We prefer that you use your real name, but you may use any "member" name you wish.

Name: *

Select your neighborhood or school community: * Not sure?

Comment: *

Verification code: *
Enter the verification code exactly as shown, using capital and lowercase letters, in the multi-colored box.

*Required Fields

Steins, sausage and spaetzle: Mountain View hosts second Oktoberfest
By Elena Kadvany | 4 comments | 3,100 views

Men Are Good For Three Things
By Laura Stec | 36 comments | 2,924 views

Yes on Measure B to improve our quality of life and public safety
By Steve Levy | 6 comments | 878 views

I Can't Get a Word In
By Chandrama Anderson | 0 comments | 579 views

Cellphone Charging Challenges
By Angela Hey | 0 comments | 499 views