Suspect sustains gunshot wound during attempted robbery

Deputies from the Moreno Valley Station responded to a report of an assault occurring at a Bank of America ATM on July 17. Upon arrival, deputies discovered a suspect attempted to rob an armored truck employee who was outside of his vehicle. A struggle ensued over the guard’s firearm and the suspect sustained a single gunshot wound, according to sheriff’s officials. Both the suspect and victim were transported to a nearby hospital and the crime scene was processed by investigators with the assistance of forensics.

This is an active investigation with the suspect’s identity being withheld at this time. Anyone with additional information is asked to contact Investigator Fazzio at 951-486-6700.


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