armored car

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Synonyms for armored car

an armor-plated truck with strong doors and locks used to transport money or valuables

a military combat vehicle on wheels with light armor (and usually a machine gun)

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The two-year sentence will be tacked on to the 17-year prison term that White began serving in September, when he was convicted in Marion County of having committed a pair of residential burglaries and another armed holdup of an armored truck employee in Keizer last March.
Initially, Ty goes along when Mike and four other Eagle Shield workers hijack the transfer of $42 million in crisp bank notes, the crew pulling a pair of armored trucks into a dilapidated warehouse where they plan to hide the stash.
Those are not real tough questions if you have a Brinks armored truck following you around all day, but for the majority of we normal people the cha-ching of the cash register can be somewhat painful.
Imagine his and his friends' reaction when they find that the tub, which has fallen from an armored truck, contains $1.
Turning around to locate a vendor, she found herself behind an armored truck with a compartment door held shut by a faulty latch.
His name is Muhler, as he emphasizes, probably because he's slow to process information, as he also emphasizes, but he nonetheless does detective work for a mysterious firm which has just asked him to find an armored truck full of money that's disappeared.
Meanwhile, officials of the African National Congress, the ruling party, have been implicated as members of criminal gangs responsible for dozens of armored truck heists.
Greenpeace said a single armored truck carrying MOX fuel (mixed oxide fuel) containing around 60 kilograms of plutonium, which it claims is enough for over 10 nuclear weapons, will shortly leave a plant in Dessel in northeastern Belgium.
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New York City police said the thief who grabbed an 86-pound bucket of gold flakes off of an armored truck in Manhattan Sept.
This morning, a 38-year-old man tried to hold up an armored truck parked outside a Wells Fargo Bank in Aurora.
A man who was shot and paralyzed from the waist down when he allegedly tried to rob an armored truck guard in Eugene's Santa Clara area earlier this year was sentenced Monday to more than 17 years in prison in connection with a similar crime in Marion County.
Friday when he noticed that a Dunbar armored truck behind him was traveling extremely close to his vehicle.
2 million heist of an armored truck outside a Lancaster Boulevard bank pleaded guilty or no contest Thursday to grand theft charges and were sentenced to prison.
The day-in, day-out lives of armored truck guards are examined by writer-director Nicolas Boukhrief in "Cash Truck," which aims for the drama, suspense and comedy mixture Joseph Wambaugh brought to his observations of police life.