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Crime briefs: robber pleads no contest and man found with fractured skull

Original post made on May 22, 2014

Man charged with robbery in Mountain View and other cities pleads no contest and police find an uncooperative man with a fractured skull in a parking lot.

Read the full story here Web Link posted Thursday, May 22, 2014, 12:40 PM

Comments (6)

Posted by Hmm, a resident of Monta Loma
on May 22, 2014 at 2:24 pm

"Police found a man lying on the ground with head injuries in the parking lot of 2211 Latham St. on Thursday, May 15, at around 6:20 p.m."

Hmm, does anyone notice why all these crimes happen around Latham st? Is there any common denominator people can find as to why this street and it's neighborhood have all these crimes?

Posted by Everyone knows its about $, a resident of St. Francis Acres
on May 23, 2014 at 4:35 am

Yes, economic factors in the less affluent areas in town drive crime up. Why should Mtn View be any different from any other area?

Posted by Denser more affordable housing, a resident of Rengstorff Park
on May 23, 2014 at 2:01 pm

It is because there is not enough high density affordable housing, so these guys are under stress!

Posted by @ everyone knows, a resident of Monta Loma
on May 23, 2014 at 4:38 pm

Ok, so if that is the case, then if rents in those areas is increased, then the problem will move to another location. Sounds good.

Posted by USA, a resident of Old Mountain View
on May 25, 2014 at 6:21 pm

The poor in rural America are far poorer than the urban and suburban poor, yet the crime rate is low there. Why is that?

Posted by Derp, a resident of another community
on May 25, 2014 at 7:44 pm

"The poor in rural America are far poorer than the urban and suburban poor, yet the crime rate is low there. Why is that?"

Because there's nothing to steal in rural America!

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