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Man flashes gun in attempted robbery

No one hurt, no cash taken from Palo Alto gas station

A man attempted to rob a cashier at a Palo Alto gas station on Saturday evening, but fled on foot when the cashier refused to cooperate. There were no injuries and the would-be robber is at large, according to a Palo Alto Police statement.

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-- Palo Alto Weekly staff

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Posted by given
a resident of Palo Alto Hills
on Feb 16, 2014 at 4:31 pm

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Posted by rick
a resident of Midtown
on Feb 17, 2014 at 12:27 pm

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So the guy with the handgun never got his change?


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Posted by ChrisC
a resident of College Terrace
on Feb 18, 2014 at 12:40 pm

ChrisC is a registered user.

To the 76 employee: please, next time, give over the money. We don't want you dead.


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