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Police, helicopter involved in PA police action

Original post made on Feb 20, 2008

Palo Alto police officers and a CHP helicopter provided backup early this afternoon while Fremont police detectives reportedly made an arrest at a house at 245 Wilton Ave. near Park Boulevard.

Read the full story here Web Link posted Wednesday, February 20, 2008, 1:52 PM

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Posted by Concerned neighbor
a resident of Ventura
on Feb 20, 2008 at 2:19 pm

It was pretty scary watching police helicopter, SWAT officers with guns drawn & a police dog march down our street! I was relived to see them take the young man into custody.

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Posted by Kirsten
a resident of Ventura
on Feb 20, 2008 at 2:42 pm

Now you don't know if they had anything to do with criminals.

It is unkind to jump to judgement, and to mention her business in this context. If you had a home office wouldn't you want your business to be innocent until the facts were known? Would you want your neighbors to assume that you had done wrong, and that no-one should use your business?

It is cruel to affect her abiliy to work by bringing her business into it on the basis of no facts.


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Posted by neighbor
a resident of Ventura
on Feb 20, 2008 at 2:56 pm

Unless the guy they arrested forced his way into the house, I don't think it is prudent to send kids to a camp at a home where police had to raid.


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