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* Darrell Gentry arrested for alleged robbery attempt in Gilroy

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Police in Gilroy have arrested a man they believe tried to stab someone with a large kitchen knife during a robbery attempt Monday morning. Officers responded to a report of an attempted robbery in the 8300 block of Arroyo Circle at 9:20 a.m.

The suspect had fled on foot but officers located 25-year-old Darrell Gentry, who matched the description given by the victim. Police said Gentry was carrying the kitchen knife. Police are looking for a second man who was also involved in the crime and is still at large.

He is described only as a Hispanic or black man between the ages of 28 and 30. Gentry was booked into Santa Clara County Jail for attempted robbery, possession of a dangerous weapon, and a probation violation.

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