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Police arrest two for Midtown armed robbery

Original post made on Feb 28, 2013

Two young men arrested for a Jan. 5 carjacking on California Avenue have been arrested again for armed robbery of Century Liquors in Midtown that occurred a week earlier.

Read the full story here Web Link posted Thursday, February 28, 2013, 9:31 AM

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Posted by Wondering?
a resident of Another Palo Alto neighborhood
on Feb 28, 2013 at 9:40 am

So was it the surveillance cameras at the Midtown Liquor store that provided the link between the perps and the crime, or some other clues--like the perp in jail confessed.

Also makes one wonder about whether handling juveniles with kid gloves is a practice that is worthy of continuation. When teens (14-16) act like adults, and commit felonious crimes--maybe it's time to see them for what they are, and forget that they are teens.


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