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Fry's customer escapes gun-wielding man

Original post made on Dec 8, 2011

A man received an unwelcome holiday surprise in the parking lot of Fry's Electronics Wednesday night when two men wearing masks and black clothing approached him and flashed a handgun, Palo Alto police confirmed Thursday.

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Posted by dark and scary
a resident of Adobe-Meadow
on Dec 8, 2011 at 11:09 am

The Frys parking lot is pretty big. The outer reaches are dark and scary on cold winter nights and you sometimes have to park out there during the holiday shopping season. Why don't they put up more lights?


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Posted by Robert
a resident of Charleston Meadows
on Dec 9, 2011 at 5:18 pm

What has this city turned to? San Jose?


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