Cheryl worked at Loomis for several years driving an armored vehicle. She conducted daily pick-up’s and deliveries to various banks, ATMS and businesses across the Bay Area. On the morning of August 24th, 2011 during a stop at Wells Fargo in Pinole, CA, Cheryl was jumped by two men attempting to rob the bank. What followed was a violent altercation that ended with one of the assailants dead, Cheryl shot in the hip and bleeding out on the street and the other assailant critically injured.
Links to the incident:
Pinole Officer Shot During Bank Robber – NBC Bay Area
Suspect Killed; Officer; Guard Hurt in Pinole Bank Robbery Shootout – CBS San Francisco
1 Dead, 2 Injured During Botched Bank Robbery – ABC Bay Area
Suspect Shot Dead in Pinole; officer, guard hurt – SF Gate
Bank Robbery Suspects are San Pablo Brothers – Patch