EUGENE POLICE NEWS RELEASE Armored Truck Attempted Robbery - ShootingCase No. 14-4709
At 3:45 p.m. today, there was an attempt to rob an armored truck at Albertson's, 55 Division. One of the armored truck employees fired rounds at the suspect, then he and his partner left the scene in a vehicle, travelled a short distance to a more secure area and called 9-1-1. Police responded and found the male suspect with gunshot wounds and he was transported to a local hospital for treatment. The involved male employee and his partner were not physically injured in the incident.
Eugene Police Violent Crimes Unit and Forensic Evidence Unit are investigating. ###