Town Square

Post a New Topic

I-580 freeway closed most of Sunday as police check for bombs after shootout

Original post made on Jul 19, 2010

All lanes of I- 580 between Hwy. 13 and downtown Oakland exits were reopened Sunday night after being closed for hours following an early-morning shootout with CHP officers, according to a California Highway Patrol officer.

Read the full story here Web Link posted Monday, July 19, 2010, 7:33 AM

Comments (2)

Like this comment
Posted by sad day
a resident of Another Pleasanton neighborhood
on Jul 19, 2010 at 6:18 pm

It's a sad omen to see the level of fear that is now occurring in reality. People like Glenn Bleck say they wanted to insight a revolution ... little do these poor people know they only want to put millions in their pocket and stir up the dumb masses. Let's just hope this isn't a normal course of events for the extreme right and left as we move forward.

Like this comment
Posted by maja7
a resident of Vintage Hills
on Jul 21, 2010 at 4:56 pm

Obviously this guy was a whack job. A career criminal already with 2 strikes against him. He was obviously up to no good (body armour, really!)and now we know his intended targets. Fortunately for all of us, CHP got to him first!! And, he did all this on a Saturday night, the buildings/employees wouldn't be back until Monday!!Who knows how many would hav been injured or killed in taking down this maniac.

This has little to nothing to do with Glenn Beck. This has everything to do with EVIL. He is a loser who should be spending the rest of his days in a very small cell. That is, unless the ACLU takes up his cause and claims somehow he was 'mistreated as a child'. That would be totally ironic, wouldn't it, considering the ACLU was one of his targets.

Sorry, but further commenting on this topic has been closed.

GE's re-organization reaches San Ramon digital headquarters
By Tim Hunt | 3 comments | 1,886 views

Sound and Fury over Vile and Slur-ry
By Tom Cushing | 72 comments | 1,127 views

New state housing requirements could affect Pleasanton
By Jeb Bing | 2 comments | 422 views