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Elderly Woman Killed in Alleged Robbery at Fashion Island Shopping Center in Newport Beach

Police say the woman was allegedly run over by suspects fleeing robbery at the Fashion Island shopping center.

A woman, 69, was killed during an attempted robbery at Fashion Island Shopping Center in Orange County.

Three suspects are in custody after running over a 69-year-old woman while attempting to flee the scene of a robbery outside a sprawling, high-end shopping mall in Orange County Tuesday.

Three suspects have been apprehended after they ran over a 69-year-old woman while trying to escape from the scene of a robbery outside a luxurious shopping mall in Orange County on Tuesday.

According to authorities, the incident occurred at approximately 3:30 p.m. when a group of suspects approached a couple outside a Barnes and Noble bookstore at Fashion Island shopping center, situated at 401 Newport Center Drive in Newport Beach. The suspects attempted to rob the couple.

Newport Beach Police Department officials reported that during the robbery attempt, a struggle ensued. At that moment, a getaway driver in a white Toyota Camry pulled up. One of the assailants attempted to enter the vehicle but then fled the scene, discharging a firearm as he ran.

Mujer de 69 años asesinada durante un intento de robo en el condado de Orange.

Tres sospechosos están bajo custodia después de atropellar a una mujer de 69 años mientras intentaba huir de la escena de un robo afuera de un extenso centro comercial de lujo en el condado de Orange el martes.

Tres sospechosos han sido detenidos después de atropellar a una mujer de 69 años mientras intentaba escapar de la escena de un robo en las afueras de un lujoso centro comercial en el condado de Orange el martes.

Según las autoridades, el incidente ocurrió aproximadamente a las 15:30 horas. cuando un grupo de sospechosos se acercó a una pareja afuera de una librería Barnes and Noble en el centro comercial Fashion Island, ubicado en 401 Newport Center Drive en Newport Beach. Los sospechosos intentaron robar a la pareja.

Los funcionarios del Departamento de Policía de Newport Beach informaron que durante el intento de robo se produjo una pelea. En ese momento, un conductor que se escapaba en un Toyota Camry blanco se detuvo. Uno de los agresores intentó ingresar al vehículo pero luego se dio a la fuga, disparando un arma de fuego mientras corría.

Source: KTLA 5

Source: ABC7

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