Police investigating attempted robbery of armored car at Northwoods Mall

Police investigating attempted robbery of armored car at Northwoods Mall
Police on the scene of an attempted robbery of an armored car at Northwoods Mall Friday night. (Source: Live 5 News)

NORTH CHARLESTON, S.C. (WCSC) - Police are investigating an attempted robbery of an armored car at Northwoods Mall Friday night.

North Charleston police say it happened at 6:15 p.m. when three suspects approached a Garda armored car.

According to police, one of the three suspects attempted to grab a bag from one of the guards who then hit one of the suspects.

The three then fled on foot, police said.

Police are continuing the investigation.

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