Armored truck driver shot during robbery at bank in Harbor City area




The driver of an armored truck was shot and wounded Monday during a robbery outside a bank in the Harbor City area, officials said.

Two suspects wearing masks approached the driver as he was collecting money from the bank, according to the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department.

At least one suspect opened fire multiple times at the driver, hitting him at least once. He was rushed to a nearby hospital and is expected to survive.

The suspects fled the scene with an undisclosed amount of money.

The shooting was reported shortly before 11:30 a.m. at 23800 Vermont Avenue.

No one was in custody and the initial description of the suspects was only two individuals wearing dark clothing and masks who fled in a dark sedan.