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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.
He then rented an armored truck and had the bags "accidentally" dropped around Charleston.
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.
Companies Meet in Chicago to Commemorate Historic Partnership and Announce New Hybrid Armored Truck
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.
Details of the American's involvement in the attack remained unconfirmed, including whether he was driving an armored truck, tanker or some other vehicle.
April 1, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- In celebration of giving away $1 million a week at its Tunica, Mississippi, casinos beginning next Saturday, Caesars Entertainment, with the assistance of illusionist Rob Lake, Friday night made an Armored Truck appear in the courtyard of FedExForum in Memphis, Tenn.
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.
A special decanter of the rare cognac will be delivered Wednesday night at 8:30 pm to Rick's Cabaret at 50 West 33rd Street in Manhattan, by an armored truck with three guards.
Eugene Police are asking for the public's help to identify a woman suspected of stealing money from the back of an armored truck last year.
In the news release, Armored Truck Fuel Spill Draws Quick Cleanup Response, issued 27-May-2010 by Spill Center over PR Newswire, we are advised by the company that the second paragraph, second sentence, should read ".
Armored truck services for the transfer of valuables are also provided to supermarkets, cash-and-carry stores, highway toll stations, jewelry stores, and other businesses that handle high volumes of cash especially when banks are closed.