This is a discussion on Walmart LOOMIS Armored Car SHOOTING (Lakewood, WA) within the General Firearm Discussion forums, part of the Related Topics category; Kirotv.com King5.com 1 Killed In Armored Car Robbery At Lakewood Wal-MartPosted: 1:29 pm PDT June 2, 2009Updated: 2:32 pm PDT June 2, 2009 TACOMA, Wash. ...
1 Killed In Armored Car Robbery At Lakewood Wal-MartPosted: 1:29 pm PDT June 2, 2009Updated: 2:32 pm PDT June 2, 2009
TACOMA, Wash. -- One person has been killed in the robbery of an armored car at a Lakewood Wal-Mart.Eyewitness Tito Brown said the robbery took place just inside the Wal-Mart as the armored car guard was signing over money.One shot was fired, hitting the victim in the head and hitting another person in the shoulder, Brown said.Police are looking for one gunman, but said there may be as many as three suspects, said KIRO 7 Eyewitness News reporter Kevin McCarty, who adds that police have made several stops of vehicles that have not led to an arrest.LIVESTREAM: Chopper 7 Over Lakewood Shooting IncidentKevin McCarty, sending e-mail from the scene, said customers heard a loud bang."One woman says she saw an eyewitness to the shooting who ran into the store crying," wrote McCarty in a message sent from his Blackberry. "She tried to help her and guided her to police who are taking her statement right now.""Police have assembled witnesses at the south side of the store, just outside. They are trying to talk to as many as possible," McCarty writes.Police say pictures of suspects will be made public shortly, and video of the robbery will also be released."Police evacuated the Wal-Mart and parking lots outside. There is also concern that the suspects may have fled to a nearby golf course," McCarty wrote in a message sent from his Blackberry.Chopper 7 shows video of police and medic units at the Wal-Mart. A crowd of people, many pushing carts, is in the parking lot.The chopper video shows a Loomis armored car is in the Wal-Mart parking lot. Police appear to be checking each car as it leaves the lot.
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