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Police chase, arrest armed felon on Mora Drive

Original post made on Oct 10, 2013

After a short chase on foot, Mountain View officers arrested a parolee suspected of carrying a loaded firearm and attempting to siphon gas from parked cars on Monday, Oct. 7, police said.

Read the full story here Web Link posted Thursday, October 10, 2013, 12:00 PM

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Posted by Sparty
a resident of another community
on Oct 10, 2013 at 2:22 pm

" seemingly innocuous incident"

Stealing gas is now considered innocuous by the Mountain View Police


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Posted by Steve
a resident of another community
on Oct 10, 2013 at 3:21 pm

Yes, they're focusing on more serious crimes, like California stops.


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Posted by Moron
a resident of Jackson Park
on Oct 10, 2013 at 4:19 pm

If your going to siphon gas why not do it in the middle of the night not the middle of the day?


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Posted by permanent
a resident of Sylvan Park
on Oct 14, 2013 at 9:51 am

Last 2 posts on Facebook:

"I want to be a millionaire so freakin bad."
"step your game up or step down.. get paid or get out the way.. money makes the world go around.."

And being arrested for carrying .22 and stealing gas, seriously?


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Posted by Rog
a resident of another community
on Oct 14, 2013 at 3:09 pm

Hey, how about some kudos for the MV cops for getting this guy? He was on parole,committing a crime, probably on meth, and............ in possession of a loaded gun. Seems like they did a great job to me.


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Posted by Just Pass'n Thru
a resident of Cuesta Park
on Oct 17, 2013 at 10:04 pm

I am thankful for the MVPD. They are doing a great service. I appreciate their pro-active enforcement. I will say though,they have made me paranoid.... Every time I pass-thru a cross-walk on Castro, I am looking at both ends to see if a pedestrian is crossing.(Sure do not want to get a ticket) I would rather have a visible, pro-active law enforcement, that is genuinely concerned about its citizens. Just look at some of the neighboring communities and compare the crime rates...Keep up the good work..


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