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Four charged in home invasion holdup

Original post made on Nov 8, 2013

Four men have been arrested in connection to the August armed home invasion robbery of a man who returned to his Pleasanton home with a bag of cash he won at a Bay Area casino. Local police, working with other agencies and SWAT teams, arrested three of the men on Oct. 24, according to Pleasanton police Lieutenant Jeffery Bretzing.

Read the full story here Web Link posted Friday, November 8, 2013, 12:41 PM


Posted by Right, a resident of Another Pleasanton neighborhood
on Nov 8, 2013 at 6:56 pm

Round up the usual suspects. I always laugh when blacks and liberal white apologists complain about the high rate of incarceration for black criminals. Commit the crime, do the time. What else needs to be said, other than stop the hand wringing and imprison the criminals.

Posted by Truth, a resident of Amberwood/Wood Meadows
on Nov 8, 2013 at 8:39 pm

Another outstanding job by PPD....thanks for the continued excellence!

Posted by Mike, a resident of Highland Oaks
on Nov 13, 2013 at 3:02 pm

Why were SWAT teams deployed to execute a warrant?


Posted by Daveg, a resident of Birdland
on Nov 13, 2013 at 3:48 pm

Daveg is a registered user.

Use of a SWAT team may be as a result of the tragedy that occurred in Santa Cruz earlier this year. Better to be safe than dead.
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Posted by None of the Above, a resident of Another Pleasanton neighborhood
on Nov 14, 2013 at 1:44 pm

@ Mike:

Read the last two paragraphs of the story.

Posted by Cholo, a resident of Livermore
on Nov 14, 2013 at 3:00 pm

Happy to read that there was no loss of life.

Posted by D Wilson, a resident of Avila
on Jan 28, 2014 at 12:34 pm

Lets hope they stay in jail for a long time vs. 8 year sentence to be out in 5. If we had a legal system that held thugs accountable, our issues would be minimized.