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Video captures robbery of Koreatown food truck


The Los Angeles Police Department is investigating the robberies of two food trucks in Koreatown, one of which was caught on tape.

The incidents occurred Dec. 29, when police were called to the 3200 block of 8th Street at about 10:30 p.m.

"One of the suspects pointed a handgun at the victims and took their wallets while the other suspect entered the food truck and attempted to rob the employee inside, also using a handgun. Afterward, the suspects ran away from the scene," the LAPD said in a statement. "About 20 minutes later, the same suspects approached another food vending truck in the 4000 block of 3rd Street and robbed the truck employee using the handguns. The two men ran from the scene on foot."

Food truck vendors interviewed by KTLA News said they are concerned about being vulnerable to robberies -- especially at night. Some have added multiple cameras to their trucks as protection.


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Its always the goblins.

The worst insult for the thief "inexpert" Ha, ha, ha, ha!!!

real smooth to be carryin around that dirty harry magnum for robbing people...man, these street thugs are ingenious

Why do these pests think that they have a God Given Right to other people's hard earned money?
They really are the scum of the earth!

Is that gun compensating for something?

Welcome to Los Angeles, where gun control runs rampant.

By the looks of the smooth cylinder and the bore, it is either a Freedoms Arms .454 Casull, or a .41 Magnum, but it the bore likes just like a 357 cal, not even a .41 mag is that little, hope this helps.

Wouldn't the food truck workers be better off with guns than with cameras? The cameras seen in this video didn't seem to keep them safe.


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