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EPA man, 19, arrested for strong-arm robbery

Original post made on Aug 25, 2011

Police arrested an East Palo Alto man today in connection with a strong-arm robbery in early August, authorities said.

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Posted by J
a resident of East Palo Alto
on Aug 25, 2011 at 3:21 pm

NaĂ¯ve and possibly troubled young man.
I thought teens understood phones could be tracked?

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Posted by JustMe
a resident of Duveneck/St. Francis
on Aug 25, 2011 at 3:35 pm

If petty criminals had brains they would not be petty criminals.It does not take much intelligence to see that it is a pretty dead-end career. We all did stupid things when we were younger that we would never have done later on. The problem is that now, if this guy gets smart and tries to go straight, he is going to have one very ugly blot on his record that could prevent him from getting jobs, housing, a mate, etc. Used to be you could just go west and start over, now your dumb mistakes follow and haunt you for the rest of your life.

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