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Judge denies bail to man arrested after 29-hour standoff

Original post made on Aug 8, 2019

Saying he posed a public danger, a county Superior Court judge on Wednesday refused to grant bail to Adam Allen Smith, a computer programmer who barricaded himself in a home for 29 hours last week.

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Posted by resident
a resident of Midtown
on Aug 8, 2019 at 1:29 pm

Throw the book at these perps who use guns for violent crimes. Also track down how he got these illegal weapons and throw the book at the dealers, too.


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Posted by Moocow
a resident of Stanford
on Aug 8, 2019 at 3:14 pm

Clearly he got his guns from the illegal gun dealer.


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Posted by mauricio
a resident of Embarcadero Oaks/Leland
on Aug 9, 2019 at 8:18 am

mauricio is a registered user.

This guy seems to be mentally ill. The fact that millions like him can get high capacity weapons with the same ease it would take to purchase chewing gum should make the blood freeze in your veins.


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Posted by eileen
a resident of College Terrace
on Aug 11, 2019 at 3:58 pm

eileen is a registered user.

This man seems like he has severe mental issues that are not being addressed. My guess is he stoped taking
his meds a while back and is suicidal. Where is his family?


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