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Homeless man knocked out, robbed

Original post made on Apr 2, 2010

Mountain View Police say they have a man in custody who allegedly punched out an elderly homeless man before taking his wallet on Wednesday night.

Read the full story here Web Link posted Thursday, April 1, 2010, 3:32 PM

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Posted by johnny
a resident of North Whisman
on Apr 2, 2010 at 9:13 am


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Posted by Old Ben
a resident of Shoreline West
on Apr 2, 2010 at 10:49 am

Get a rope...

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Posted by concerned
a resident of another community
on Apr 2, 2010 at 2:20 pm

and this guy is one of the type that the 9th Circuit Court and our Legislature is going to be letting out of prison.. While a felony, it won't be deemed to be a real violent one, and he'll be out in 60 - 90 days.. Get in line folks, these guys won't do the time for the crime... The next one could be you, your wife or teenager..

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Posted by The Eye
a resident of Old Mountain View
on Apr 2, 2010 at 3:16 pm

Make sure you carry your pepper spray and a hefty stun gun, as the times they are a changin'.

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Posted by Joe Pulitzer
a resident of Old Mountain View
on Apr 2, 2010 at 4:03 pm

Menlo Park transient David Harris, 32, punched a 74-year-old Mountain View transient...

I thought The Voice policy was not to print names of criminals in the on-line paper owing to the fact that it virtually shamed them for life. I guess transients don't count.

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Posted by JB
a resident of Monta Loma
on Apr 2, 2010 at 5:43 pm

Spare the rod, spoil the child.

I say bring back the Death Penalty, that would free up a lot of space in the jail system, and make criminals think twice about there actions.

All the lawyers getting rich with all the damn appeals. WTF?

Time for action.

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Posted by Joe
a resident of Shoreline West
on Apr 2, 2010 at 5:44 pm

Don't worry folks, the boys in Elmwood detention center will take care of him. Also this is a violent crime against a senior, he won't be out for a long time.

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