Two arrested for series of robberies involving armored vehicles in LA County

LOS ANGELES - Two people were arrested for committing a series of robberies involving armored vehicles. Earlier this month, detectives from the Los...

October 22, 2022
2:22 AM

LOS ANGELES - Two people were arrested for committing a series of robberies involving armored vehicles. Earlier this month, detectives from the Los Angeles County Sheriff Department, FBI, ATF and Gardena Police Department were made aware of three violent armored car robberies.  Officials say without any warning the suspects would fire multiple shots at the driver prior to the vehicle being robbed.  Detectives were able to identify the suspects as Lamond Akins and Gregory James.  On Oct. 21, law enforcement arrested Akins in the West Athens neighborhood of Los Angeles and James was arrested at a motel in Bellflower.

Alexi Chidbachian