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  1. Uber driver arrested for alleged sexual assaultRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Mountain View Voice

    ... the Uber driver in East Palo Alto on Saturday, July 23, at about 4 p.m. Police arrested Rodolf Vjerdha, 59, of Redwood City, as he was driving a dark maroon or burgundy 2014 Kia Optima, the same vehicle used in the night of the alleged assault, Liu ...

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  2. Good Samaritan's Quick Thinking May Have Saved Man's LifeRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | NBC Los Angeles

    A good Samaritan may have saved the life of a man who became pinned underneath a full-size SUV after a crash in Redwood City on Saturday night, authorities said. The victim was crossing the street at Bridge Parkway and Redwood Shores Parkway about 9:50 p.m. when the crash occurred, and another motorist stopped to help.

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  3. Uber driver arrested on suspicion of sexually assaulting womanRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | SFGate

    ... and touched a rider before demanding to be let into the woman's home, police said. The suspected attacker, Redwood City resident Rodolf Vjerdha , 59, picked the victim up Friday night on the 200 block of University Avenue in Palo Alto in his ...

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  4. News 20 mins ago 9:58 a.m.Uber driver arrested on sexual assault chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    Redwood City-based Uber driver was arrested Saturday on suspicion of sexually assaulting a female passenger as he was giving her a ride home from Palo Alto, police said. Rodolf Vjerdha, 59, was arrested at 4 p.m. in East Palo Alto after police saw him in a burgundy 2014 Kia Optima that he was allegedly driving Friday evening.

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  5. East Palo Alto: Uber driver arrested on suspicion of sexual assaultRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | The Campbell Reporter

    Rodolf Vjerdha, 59, of Redwood City, was arrested around 4 p.m. Saturday in East Palo Alto after police learned he held a woman in his car and requested to enter her home Friday night. The victim requested a ride through the Uber app after a night out with friends in Palo Alto, according to police.

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  6. South Bay Uber Driver Sexually Assaults Female Rider: PDRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | NBC Los Angeles

    ... all other riders and kept her locked in the car. Police say she was picked up by Rodolf Vjerdha, a 59-year-old Redwood City man who was driving a burgundy 2014 Kia Optima. She says that Vjerdha made her sit in the front seat of the car against her ...

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  7. Uber driver arrested for alleged sexual assaultRead the original story

    Yesterday | Palo Alto Weekly

    ... the Uber driver in East Palo Alto on Saturday, July 23, at about 4 p.m. Police arrested Rodolf Vjerdha, 59, of Redwood City, as he was driving a dark maroon or burgundy 2014 Kia Optima, the same vehicle used in the night of the alleged assault, Liu ...

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  8. Man Sought In Girl's Attempted Kidnapping In Redwood CityRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | CBS Local

    ... Dave Host: Jason Ross Host: Grant Napear Producer: Kevin Sherrets For Station Business: (916) 338-9200 5244 [] REDWOOD CITY, Calif. (AP) - Police are looking for a man they say tried to kidnap a 12-year-old girl south of San Francisco. KNTV reports ...

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  9. RWC Attempted Kidnapping Suspect Remains at LargeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | NBC Bay Area

    The site by Douglas and Fair Oaks avenues in Redwood City where a man on a red bicycle attempted to kidnap a 12-year-old girl. What at first appeared to be an innocent approach by a man on a red bicycle, turned into a frightening situation for a 12-year-old girl on the Peninsula on Thursday.

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  10. Police investigate attempted kidnapping in San MateoRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | KRON 4

    The San Mateo County Sheriff's Office is investigating an attempted kidnapping that occurred Thursday in the North Fair Oaks community near Redwood City. Deputies said an unknown suspect on a red bicycle approached a 12-year-old juvenile who was walking near the intersection and asked if she was lost.

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  11. Redwood City: Shirtless cyclist sought in attempted kidnapping of 12-year-old girlRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | San Jose Mercury News

    Authorities are searching for a shirtless man on a red bicycle who allegedly tried to kidnap a young girl Thursday. The attempted abduction was reported around 12:10 p.m. near Douglas and Fair Oaks avenues in the North Fair Oaks neighborhood of Redwood City, according to the San Mateo County Sheriff's Office.

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  12. Menlo Park Fire locates body of man who jumped to his death from Dumbarton BridgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | InMenlo.com

    ... Air Boat (of the type pictured) was immediately deployed and was joined by additional deep water craft from the Redwood City, Fremont and Alameda County Fire Departments along with a Coast Guard vessel and helicopter. Battalion Chief Mike Shaffer ...

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  13. Comments on DEIR 1300 El Camino Real Greenheart ProjectRead the original story

    Apr 4, 2016 | Menlo Park City Council

    ... Menlo Park Gateway point to 280 from Sand Hill Road, although the Alameda can access 280 via Woodside road in Redwood City Many city routes can be used to access theses and other points depending upon congestion or traffic delays on primary routes. ...

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  14. Police investigate attempted kidnapping of girl, 12, near Redwood CityRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | KRON 4

    Deputies are investigating an attempted kidnapping of a 12-year-old girl that happened on Thursday near Redwood City, according to the San Mateo County Sheriff's Office. The suspect was on a red bicycle when he approached the 12-year-old girl who was walking near the intersection.

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  15. Menlo Oaks residents ask San Mateo County to protect their oaksRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | Almanac

    ... item 5 on the supervisors' agenda. The board meetings are held in the supervisors chambers, 400 County Center, Redwood City. Also on the agenda will be a vote by the supervisors on putting a 20-year extension of an existing half cent sales tax on ...

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  16. Man On Bike Suspected Of Attempted Kidnapping Near Redwood CityRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | CBS Local

    CBS San Francisco Connect With Us At KPIX 5 PROGRAM GUIDE: KPIX 5 TV Schedule WATCH: A Glimpse Inside The Working KPIX 5 Newsroom Breaking News Send news tips, video & photos, and video to the KPIX 5 [...] CONNECT WITH KCBS Welcome to KCBS All News 740AM & 106.9FM on CBSSanFrancisco.com! LISTEN LIVE RIGHT NOW: KCBS Live Audio Stream LIKE KCBS Radio On Facebook: KCBS is the Bay Area's only all news station, serving listeners with [...] REDWOOD CITY - San Mateo County sheriff's deputies are searching for a bicyclist suspected of attempting to kidnap a 12-year-old girl in the North Fair Oaks neighborhood near Redwood City Thursday afternoon.

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  17. Man Sought in Girla s Attempted Kidnapping in Redwood CityRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | KTXL-TV Sacramento

    Police are looking for a man they say tried to kidnap a 12-year-old girl south of San Francisco. KNTV reports Friday that the man was shirtless and riding a red bicycle Thursday afternoon near the intersection of Douglas and Fair Oaks avenues in the North Fair Oaks community of Redwood City when he approached the girl and asked if she was lost.

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  18. Redwood City cops: man on red bike tried to snatch girl, 12Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | SFGate

    Police in Redwood City are on the lookout for a shirtless man riding a red bicycle who allegedly tried to kidnap a 12-year-old girl Thursday. Police in Redwood City are on the lookout for a shirtless man riding a red bicycle who allegedly tried to kidnap a 12-year-old girl Thursday.

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  19. Search suspended for man seen jumping off Dumbarton BridgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | Inside Bay Area

    ... arton Bridge and was seen climbing over the railing and jumping into the bay, firefighters said. Crews with the Redwood City, Fremont and Alameda County fire departments and the United States Coast Guard joined in the search for the man.

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  20. Two takes on the blues: Redwood City PAL Blues, Music, ARTS and BBQ Festival a blend of old and newRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | San Mateo Daily Journal

    Heavily drenched in history and tradition, the blues will be showcased in the modern age in downtown Redwood City this weekend, with the return to familiar territory of blues fixture Kenny Neal and the contemporary work of Bay Area native Terrie Odabi. This year's Redwood City PAL Blues, Music, ARTS and BBQ Festival will host a multitude of artists, both old and new school, starting with Odabi Friday, July 22, and finishing with Neal on Saturday, July 23. "I think the blues is something you have to feel," Odabi said.

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