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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.

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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.