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Party doesn't end well for MV men

Original post made on Aug 5, 2013

Two Mountain View men were arrested -- one of them for assaulting a policeman -- after officers broke up an apartment party at a complex located at 280 Orchard Ave.

Read the full story here Web Link posted Monday, August 5, 2013, 1:40 PM

Comments (9)

Posted by Alternate Intoxicant, a resident of Old Mountain View
on Aug 5, 2013 at 2:02 pm

Alcohol...in the end, there is always the alcohol. When you're searching for embarrassing and pathetic behavior, start with the drinkers.


Posted by James, a resident of North Whisman
on Aug 5, 2013 at 2:44 pm

Nothing wrong with drinkers... it's the irresponsible drinkers you need to worry about.


Posted by Mary, a resident of Martens-Carmelita
on Aug 5, 2013 at 2:48 pm

Hmmm? you just can't fix STUPID. And "macho" invariably leads to STUPID.


Posted by grumpyold, a resident of Jackson Park
on Aug 5, 2013 at 2:54 pm

well, What the ????? They are not even 21 years and how could they be intoxicated. First, They should charge whoever provided these 2 bums with alcohol. And I don't even a mention about underage drinking. Must be some kind of coverup by the police because the involved party must be filthy rich and powerful and/or influential with the city PD.


Posted by Brendan, a resident of Monta Loma
on Aug 5, 2013 at 4:14 pm

Nick, what night did this happen?
Thanks.


Posted by Ron, a resident of Waverly Park
on Aug 5, 2013 at 4:17 pm

@grumpyold: What on EARTH are you going on about? Kids throwing parties while their parents are away is nothing new. And kids getting alcohol is also nothing new. Could have been in the parent's house already, or someone had an older sibling buy it, so someone over 21 attending bought it, or a million other reasons, and no one will admit it. So police get called, and parent gets a call and calls police to toss them out, which they do since they already have local complaints. This is all perfectly normal and no cover up needed. So how does ANY of this need someone to be filthy rich or influential?


Posted by Yyyep, a resident of Castro City
on Aug 5, 2013 at 4:26 pm

This sort of thing has happened ever since I can personally remember: Parents leave, kids throw a party, gets outta hand, gets broken up, kid grounded.
That's how it usually goes. This instance added: Mouth off drunkenly to cops and shove up against them.
That's why we're reading about it today. These are little boys trying to play grown up. Fail.


Posted by Nick V, a resident of another community
on Aug 5, 2013 at 4:27 pm

Thanks for the catch, Brendan. It happened on July 31. The article has been amended.


Posted by anon, a resident of Cuernavaca
on Aug 6, 2013 at 11:47 am

For a second I thought that was a photo of one of the suspects up there on the right. As an aside - anyone else find these mug shots in these online ads disturbing and distracting? The photos are scary! In this case misleading too.


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