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Alleged thief made hotel his home base

Original post made on Jan 21, 2012

A man and woman from Daly City were arrested in Palo Alto on theft-related charges Thursday (Jan. 19) after an alert Palo Alto resident called 911 and police consequently found stolen property in the motel room where the couple was staying.

Read the full story here Web Link posted Saturday, January 21, 2012, 2:38 PM

Comments (8)

Posted by homegirl, a resident of another community
on Jan 21, 2012 at 6:40 pm

They rarely catch the smart ones...this cretin practically wrote his own case!


Posted by Nayeli, a resident of Midtown
on Jan 22, 2012 at 10:41 am

Good work, PAPD!!!


Posted by trina, a resident of South of Midtown
on Jan 22, 2012 at 3:02 pm

[Post removed by Palo Alto Online staff.]


Posted by JustMe, a resident of Duveneck/St. Francis
on Jan 23, 2012 at 11:08 am

Just out of curiosity, do the police run drug tests on these types of criminals at lock-up time? It might help with a root-cause diagnosis of the problem and point to a potential corrective action. Understanding the root of their problem would help in finding a solution, and I can't help but feel that many of these low-level-and-stupid criminals have drug issues as a root of their many problems.

I believe that getting arrested for crimes like this makes them eligable for this type of testing and they cannot claim privacy issues.


Posted by AMRW, a resident of another community
on Jan 23, 2012 at 11:54 am

The Glass Slip 'er Inn has been the butt of many jokes in Palo Alto and beyond. This doesn't help.


Posted by JustMe, a resident of Duveneck/St. Francis
on Jan 23, 2012 at 12:01 pm

"The Glass Slip 'er Inn has been the butt of many jokes in Palo Alto and beyond. This doesn't help."

Does the Glass Slipper have a history of this sort of clientel? I am not aware of any history there, can you enlighten me please?


Posted by lol, a resident of Barron Park
on Apr 10, 2013 at 2:09 pm

LOL - wuz cracking up by one of the comments "CRETIN."
It fits the lame brain of the idiotic ODD COUPLE whom are both "ODD.
They both should be admitted to a mental institution. A bike???
LOL


Posted by Marla, a resident of Community Center
on Apr 10, 2013 at 2:34 pm

To Palo Alto Police Dept.
Question: when can we claim stolen property
by these bad people. I suspect that I will find
some of my things.

Thank you for catching these idiots. They
should not be able to walk the streets. Good Job!!!


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