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Two robbed in East Palo Alto Tuesday night

Two men steal about $600 plus personal property in quick snatch-and-grab robberies

East Palo Alto police were left with few leads after a pair of men robbed two people in a residential neighborhood Tuesday night, police said.

The two victims were approached by two unknown men in the 200 block of Azalia Drive at 10:09 p.m., police Sgt. David Carson said.

The men made off with $600 in cash between the two victims, among other personal property that was stolen.

An investigation is ongoing, although the victims were unable to provide a description of the suspects to police.

"Apparently it was dark and it happened very quickly," Carson said.

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Posted by Cynthia
a resident of another community
on Oct 8, 2010 at 12:30 am

Wow! No comments, what if the victims were white? Would anyone care then?

Like I said, less racism, less crime!

I think there should be a "no-racism" day, I wonder if the world would be a better place? Of course it would, but too many people want to hold onto the "we're better than everyone else" to see what happens!


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