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Good Samaritan thwarts Albany robbery attempt

Tryze Miller
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A good Samaritan thwarted the robbery of a 71-year-old man Wednesday and even aided police in catching the teenage suspect, according to an Albany police release issued today. Albany police received a phone call around 11:10 a.m. from someone reporting that an elderly man had nearly been robbed in the area of Lark and Lancaster streets. The caller provided dispatchers with a detailed description of the suspect, and told them he had fled north on ...


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pbd
January 3, 2013
3:51 p.m.

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If this young suspect is found guilty, part of his sentence should be doing community service for frail elders - something like delivering home - delivered meals.

mrobarge
January 3, 2013
7:06 p.m.

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And give him an opportunity to enter their homes??? Are you nuts???

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