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Police log: Shoplifting team nabs $5,000 in pricey purses

Original post made on Oct 29, 2012

An organized shoplifting crew made off with high-end handbags worth more than $5,000 in an Oct. 21 incident, according to a police report.

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Posted by William Tell
a resident of Another Pleasanton neighborhood
on Oct 29, 2012 at 12:23 pm

Again Mr. Wohltmann is trying to advertise the wealth of Pleasanton to every ghetto-thug in the East Bay.

Also, I don't normally agree with Mr. Wohltmann's M.O. of shaming, berating and blaming victims - but I am with him on this one - the $6,000 bike owner has little common sense to own such an expensive bicycle in the first place, and while living in an apartment no less - and he lacks the common sense to at least put it indoors. I don't believe that anyone "deserves" to get ripped off, but this guy was asking for it - I sue hope he had renter's insurance.

Finally, why the disclaimer about innocent until proven guilty? That used to go without saying, but I guess with our current president's "unique interpretation" of the Constitution, nothing is like it used to be. I guess Mr. Wohltmann is worried Dawnesha will sue for defamation cause reporting her H&M heist be rayciss.


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Posted by john
a resident of Another Pleasanton neighborhood
on Oct 29, 2012 at 1:41 pm

William,

I think the fact that he is living in an apartment shows that at least has some common sense. He appears not to have bought in to that home-ownership as wealth creation nonsense.


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Posted by Mittens
a resident of Another Pleasanton neighborhood
on Oct 29, 2012 at 8:36 pm

John, I'm sorry you can't afford to own your own home. Maybe someday...in the meantime, there may be one more vacant apartment on the market soon.


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Posted by Glenn Wohltmann
Pleasanton Weekly reporter
on Nov 7, 2012 at 4:40 pm

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