Masked men rob armored car on Wisconsin Avenue across from BB&T
According to TBD, four masked men robbed an armored car on Wisconsin Avenue at approximately 2:20 p.m. this afternoon.
The suspects, who escaped with the money, robbed the car when it was across the street from BB&T Bank.
Metropolitan Police Department officials believe the suspects to be four black males, who escaped from the scene in a black Dodge Magnum. TBD added that the vehicle was described “as having dark tinted windows and shiny wheels.”
No injuries were reported after the heist.
11:45 p.m. update: According to Georgetown Patch, who spoke with a witness to the robbery, a suspect held a gun to the armored car guard’s head after pushing him to the ground. The guard “already had bags of money in his hands” at the time of the attack.