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Palo Alto man arrested for U-Haul fires

Original post made on Sep 4, 2011

A Palo Alto man was arrested Thursday on suspicion of stealing gas from U-Haul rental trucks in Mountain View and setting fire to the trucks in July.

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Posted by Zogma
a resident of Old Palo Alto
on Sep 4, 2011 at 10:57 pm

I wonder if this constitutes a probation violation.

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Posted by Sally
a resident of Old Palo Alto
on Sep 5, 2011 at 12:51 am

this guy used to work for me, he had like no teeth. he panhandled as soon as our seasonal job ended, very odd man. now i know to always do extensive background checks!

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Posted by Anymouse
a resident of Adobe-Meadow
on Sep 6, 2011 at 9:13 am


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Posted by JustMe
a resident of Duveneck/St. Francis
on Sep 6, 2011 at 10:44 am

"He was on probation for a drug-related conviction, police said."

This one line explains an awful lot of this story. It is sad, but there it is.

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Posted by Palo Parent
a resident of Greenmeadow
on Sep 6, 2011 at 10:46 am

More like Truckma?

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