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Teen attacked while riding bike

Original post made on Jan 29, 2013

A teenager riding his bicycle in Mountain View on Monday night was seriously injured when an assailant struck him in the head, police said today.

Read the full story here Web Link posted Tuesday, January 29, 2013, 6:54 PM

Comments (9)

Posted by why?, a resident of Old Mountain View
on Jan 29, 2013 at 7:26 pm

Any chance he was attacked simply because he was riding a bicycle? Was there an attempt to steal the bicycle?

Posted by Steve, a resident of Shoreline West
on Jan 30, 2013 at 6:42 am

Always where a helmet when biking.

Posted by Steve, a resident of Shoreline West
on Jan 30, 2013 at 6:43 am


Posted by Smells like..., a resident of Gemello
on Jan 30, 2013 at 9:41 am

Sounds gang related or retaliatory. Apparently the guy was lying in wait for this guy.
If nothing was stolen, the odds of some loony crouching in a bush and just randomly hitting someone over the head is pretty small.

Posted by Le Dude, a resident of Waverly Park
on Jan 30, 2013 at 10:17 am

Please don't bring up the words gangs or day workers. This is obviously about legal gun owners getting out of control. Ban assault rifles!

Posted by Mike, a resident of The Crossings
on Jan 30, 2013 at 11:23 am

Le Dude...Le Attempt...Le Fail.

Posted by USA, a resident of Old Mountain View
on Jan 30, 2013 at 1:04 pm

Web Link

Posted by Operator Error, a resident of Waverly Park
on Jan 30, 2013 at 1:36 pm

Someone is having a lot of trouble commenting to the Nancy Lieber story. Can an admin help them?

Posted by Christopher Parkinson, a resident of Willowgate
on Jan 30, 2013 at 2:36 pm

Christopher Parkinson is a registered user.

The city needs to do a lot of work to bring this part of the city up. Too many hoods in the area. I have done more foreclosures in this area I care to count. Its telling.

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