2 people armed with assault rifles rob Brinks truck in Takoma Park, police say

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Two people armed with assault rifles robbed a Brinks truck Tuesday morning in Takoma Park, Maryland.

Police say the driver of a Brinks truck was about to deliver money to a Suntrust Bank when he was robbed by two individuals, who drove off in a car in the direction of Westmoreland Avenue.

The robbery occurred in the 6900 block of Laurel Avenue, and police say the driver was not inured.

Montgomery County Police and the Baltimore Division of the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) are investigating the armed robbery.

Police are asking anyone with information to call 301-270-1100 and refer to case number 1604908.

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