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September 6, 2011 > Strong-arm robbery suspects arrested

Strong-arm robbery suspects arrested

Submitted By Sgt. Tim Campbell, Milpitas PD

On August 27, 2011, at approximately 12:13 p.m., Milpitas Police Officers responded to a reported strong-arm robbery at 900 (B) of S. Main St. When officers arrived, the victim reported that his $1,000 gold necklace was pulled from his neck. After taking the necklace the suspect, later identified as Mario Antone Williams ran to a waiting vehicle and the suspects fled the area.

A witness wrote down the license plate of the suspect vehicle and passed on the information to the victim. The victim was able to give our dispatchers a description of Williams, a description of the suspect's vehicle and the vehicle's license plate number. During the investigation, the Fremont Police Department located the vehicle and detained the occupants who were positively identified as the perpetrators; the gold necklace was recovered at the scene.

Williams was booked into the Santa Clara County Main Jail for robbery and an outstanding warrant. Oakland resident Icasiano Dudley Obana, who was the driving the suspect vehicle, was also booked into the Santa Clara County Main Jail for robbery.

Anyone with any information regarding this investigation or other similar incidents is encouraged to call the Milpitas Police Department at (408) 586-2400. Information can be given anonymously by calling the Milpitas Police Department Crime Tip Hotline at (408) 586-2500, or via the Milpitas Police Department website at: tip.asp

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