HOUSTON — Houston police say an armored car guard has been fatally shot during a robbery while refilling a drive-thru ATM.

Houston police on Tuesday announced the search for a male suspect seen driving away from the scene.

Authorities say the guard was adding cash to a Wells Fargo ATM in northwest Houston on Monday night when he was ambushed. The guard died at the scene.

Another guard who was inside the armored vehicle wasn’t hurt.

The name of the slain guard wasn’t immediately released. Investigators have not said how much cash was stolen.

VIAThe Associated Press
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