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Palo Alto police investigating strong-arm robbery of 16-year-old cyclist

Original post made on Jul 11, 2022

Police in Palo Alto are investigating a strong-armed robbery after a juvenile was robbed of her cellphone and debit card on Friday afternoon.


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Posted by Robyn Fisher
a resident of Old Palo Alto
on Jul 11, 2022 at 8:52 am

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Stealing someone's smartphone & debit card makes absolutely no sense.

Without access to the PIN codes, they are absolutely useless.

What was the robber thinking?


Posted by Novelera
a resident of Midtown
on Jul 11, 2022 at 12:01 pm

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@Robin. My debit card is also a credit card and some establishments run it that way.


Posted by NanaDi
a resident of Midtown
on Jul 11, 2022 at 12:36 pm

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So glad that the victim was not injured, although the trauma of this violent attack will probably haunt her for quite awhile. I hope this predator is caught and punished.


Posted by Anonymous
a resident of Duveneck/St. Francis
on Jul 11, 2022 at 3:47 pm

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