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Separately, two men were arrested near the airport road on suspicion of using a service van to carry out a series of muggings.
Robberies have grown by 200 per cent, muggings by 55 per cent and attacks by strangers by 12 per cent during the past 15 years.
It's very odd,'' said Kathie Durazo, a personal assistant to a couple that lives where the muggings occurred.