Garden Grove ATM Robbery Homicide


At approximately 10:15 p.m. Sunday night, Garden Grove FD responded to a reported shooting near the intersection of Westminster and Brookhurst. A man at an ATM was attacked by robbers and fatally shot while attempting to make a transaction. The victim was declared deceased by paramedics at the scene. Both suspects fled in an unknown direction. A women was assaulted two hours earlier in the same area, and police are investigating the incidents for possible connections. Garden Grove PD will be handling the investigation.

GARDEN GROVE (CNS) – A male was shot to death near ATM machines in Garden Grove, authorities said Monday. Officers found the deceased male on the ground when they responded to a call of shots fired at 10:11 p.m. Sunday at the Bank of America at 13952 Brookhurst St., said Garden Grove police Sgt. Ray Bex. “Witnesses reported hearing gunshots and observing two male suspects leaving the ATM area of the bank in a silver or gray sport utility vehicle,” Bex said, adding an investigation is underway. The victim was an adult, according to a witness at the scene.

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