LAKEWOOD, Wash. – One person has been killed in a shooting during an armored car robbery at a Wal-Mart this afternoon and the search is on for two suspects.
The store is located at 7001 Bridgeport Way in Lakewood. Video from the scene shows several police cars and ambulances outside the store.
A spokesperson for Loomis Armored says one of its drivers has been shot. A second employee was on site but the spokesperson could not say if that employee is injured.
Police initially said two people had been shot.
The suspects are described as black males. One is 6 feet tall with an average build wearing a white hat with colored trim across the bill, a long sleeve white shirt and black pants.
Surveillance images show two suspects in an armored car robbery outside a Lakewood, Wash. Wal-Mart on Tuesday, June 2, 2009.
The second suspect is 6-feet to 6-feet 2-inches tall. He is wearing a blue baseball hat and a blue short sleeve button up short over a white t-shirt and blue jeans.
Mount Tahoma High School was locked down as a precaution, but the lockdown was lifted about an hour later.