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Taqueria La Bamba burglarized

Original post made on Mar 1, 2012

Around $3,500 to $4,000 was stolen from Taqueria La Bamba in a burglary in the early hours of Feb. 28, police said.

Read the full story here Web Link posted Thursday, March 1, 2012, 12:04 PM

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Posted by Carne
a resident of Cuernavaca
on Mar 1, 2012 at 2:16 pm

Those burglars were fools. That well seasoned grill is worth well over a million in deliciousness. Sorry to hear about the $, I'll come for a few extra tacos than normal to show my support. Love La Bamba!


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Posted by Business Owner
a resident of Old Mountain View
on Mar 1, 2012 at 2:30 pm

"This is never a good idea, and this is an excellent case in point," Wylie wrote. "We advise all companies to make certain their alarm companies notify us when there is an alarm activation."

What a trap. If it's a false alarm, the owner has to pay a fine to the Police Department! Wylie didn't mention that. First they require you to get a permit, and then charge you to the point where you end up policing your on business!


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Posted by kman
a resident of Monta Loma
on Mar 1, 2012 at 3:00 pm

@business owner

That's because the police revenue is dropping, because there cost for pensions are rising.


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Posted by NW Resident
a resident of North Whisman
on Mar 2, 2012 at 10:13 am

The La Bamba website lists 3 different locations in Mountain View, but this article doesn't indicated which one was burglarized. Looking at crimereports.com, it appears to be the Old Middlefield location that was burglarized.


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Posted by Litsa
a resident of Rex Manor
on Mar 2, 2012 at 3:02 pm

I would imagine that this was an inside job if the robbers knew there was more than one safe and where to look.


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Posted by Ian
a resident of Jackson Park
on Mar 4, 2012 at 7:11 am

Good burritos to be had at La Bamba. I hope this doesn't disrupt production.


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Posted by Observer
a resident of Waverly Park
on Mar 5, 2012 at 2:52 pm

@NW Resident - Paragraph 2: "Police believe the burglary of the restaurant, located at 2058 Old Middlefield Way,"


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