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Attempted robbery leads to broken bones

Original post made on Oct 26, 2011

An elderly man suffered broken bones when he was knocked to the ground during an attempted robbery near the corner of Villa and Hope streets on the morning of Oct. 24, police said.

Read the full story here Web Link posted Wednesday, October 26, 2011, 1:30 PM

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Posted by The Eye, a resident of Old Mountain View
on Oct 26, 2011 at 7:43 pm

The Eye is a registered user.

Oh wonderful. So now we have to be paranoid about every jogger that comes up from behind, because they might be a bag/purse/whathaveyou snatcher. The more this happens, the more some folk are going to carry, legal or not, all because the police can't do a thing about it. Wait and see.

Fun times ahead.


Posted by hugo, a resident of Shoreline West
on Oct 26, 2011 at 9:21 pm

I will love to be witness of something like that,,,to see if the
thief have the guts to deal with me...he will be with broken bones
in the hospital ..for loooonggg time..I am sure of that


Posted by Old Ben, a resident of Shoreline West
on Oct 26, 2011 at 11:24 pm

Get the cops off their butts and walking the streets. They certainly get enough money to walk a beat.


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