UPS Truck Hijacked, Driver killed in Shootout

Discussion in 'UPS Discussions' started by 2019PVD, Dec 5, 2019.

  1. 2019PVD

    2019PVD New Member

  2. The Driver

    The Driver I drive.

    Rest In Peace... horrible.
  3. MattM

    MattM Active Member

    A bystander and the driver were killed? Cops just shooting at everything? I hope their families sue.
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  4. Wontmake9.5

    Wontmake9.5 My job is fun

    Just saw this. It’s insane
  5. Brown Biscuit

    Brown Biscuit Blind every day

    Ugh. Rip brother.
  6. Wontmake9.5

    Wontmake9.5 My job is fun

    Before you blame cops, who’s to say that the hijacker didn’t shoot the driver before taking the truck?
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  7. hangin455

    hangin455 Member

    Prayers for him and his family.
  8. olroadbeech

    olroadbeech Happy Verified UPSer

    There is nothing anywhere saying the UPS driver was killed at this time. ( 1745 on Thursday 12/5 )
    if there is please provide link.
  9. Faceplanted

    Faceplanted Well-Known Member

    Common Sense.
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  10. Brown Biscuit

    Brown Biscuit Blind every day

    It literally says it in the article the OP put up.
  11. oldngray

    oldngray nowhere special

  12. Wontmake9.5

    Wontmake9.5 My job is fun

    The link the OP posted says he was killed, I have read a few and non others mention it
  13. Appvol

    Appvol Active Member

    There is a video Breaking911 Twitter. It looked the police shot the driver in a shootout. Prayers to the family.
  14. MattM

    MattM Active Member

    Was he a hostage or they didn't know or see the browns? Was he driving? So surreal and sad
  15. Yeet

    Yeet Inbound, turnaround, go to town

    It says the driver was killed in the link provided.

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  16. cheryl

    cheryl I started this. Staff Member

  17. oldngray

    oldngray nowhere special

    FBI Special Agent in George Piro, the head of the Miami field office, offered his condolences to the “innocent victims,” but declined to say whether police bullets killed them.

    “It would be inappropriate to discuss that,” Piro said at a Thursday-night press conference near the shooting scene in Miramar. “We have just begun to process the crime scene. It’s going to be a very complicated crime scene.”
    Robbery suspects, hostage and bystander killed after hijacking, dramatic police chase
  18. olroadbeech

    olroadbeech Happy Verified UPSer

    OK saw it on the CBS news.

    probably will have to wait a day or 2 before we get the full story.
  19. MattM

    MattM Active Member

    Sad. They just shot and shot and shot. Driver was trying to jump out. I hope ups can back this family up and win a lawsuit

    The bystander was probably driving in their car. What common disregard for the public with hundreds of rounds going off.
  20. Brown Biscuit

    Brown Biscuit Blind every day

    I am shook man there is video all over Twitter. So sad. Purely speculation but looks to me like the cops killed the driver in the shootout.