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Pair arrested for using Contra Costa Times subscriber list to target empty homes

Original post made on Feb 6, 2013

A pair of suspected burglars was arrested earlier this month after allegedly using a Contra Costa Times subscriber vacation list to target and burglarize at least one home in Walnut Creek, police said today.

Read the full story here Web Link posted Wednesday, February 6, 2013, 7:39 AM

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Posted by Eddie Blowgas, a resident of Another Pleasanton neighborhood
on Feb 6, 2013 at 11:43 am

Sounds like some folks have not learned. Do not put your newspaper or mail delivery on vacation hold. Have a friend or neighbor pick them up for you.


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