Man poses as armored truck driver, steals $75K from Walmart
BRISTOW, Oklahoma – Authorities said a man walked into a Walmart store, claimed to be an armored truck driver and convinced store employees to give him $75,000.
Newson6.com reported that it happened at a Walmart store in Bristow, Oklahoma on Saturday, July 4th after the man entered the store claiming to be there for a cash deposit.
The suspect was apparently disguised as an armored truck driver with a bullet proof vest and a gun.
Police said the real Loomis truck came to make a scheduled pick up about 30 minutes later, and that’s when employees realized their error.
The suspect is said to have walked off with more than $75,000 in cash. He’s said to be driving a newer model black Chevrolet Malibu.
Federal authorities are reportedly involved in the case because of the massive size of the theft. The investigation is ongoing.