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Year in review: Cold cases, gang crime top news

Original post made on Dec 30, 2013

Mountain View residents gained some closure this year after two cold cases were resolved, the driver who hit and killed a well-known resident was sentenced to a year in jail, and three gang members were sent to prison for sexually assaulting a 13-year-old girl.

Read the full story here Web Link posted Monday, December 30, 2013, 9:52 AM

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Posted by Steven A., a resident of Shoreline West
on Dec 30, 2013 at 9:28 pm

"a repeat offender who has been in and out of jail for decades"

Let me get this straight, a repeat offender who's been in and out of jail for decades ("extensive rap sheet"), strangles a woman, leaves her body in a dumpster, and all he gets is 14 years? So he'll be out in what, 10 years?

He murdered her because she took one of his beers. Why would he be released ever?


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