LAPD officers fatally shoot armed bank robber


By Ari B. Bloomekatz
The Los Angeles Times

LOS ANGELES Los Angeles police shot and killed a woman Thursday after she robbed a Bank of America branch in Sylmar, but no one else was hurt in the incident, authorities said.

The unidentified woman, who was armed with a handgun, entered the bank in the 13900 block of Foothill Boulevard shortly after noon and presented a demand note, said Deputy Chief Michel R. Morre of the Los Angeles Police Department's Valley Bureau.

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