The sound of heavy gunfire echoes in the streets and officers took cover as the two bank robbers armed with assault rifles opened fire in an attempt to make a getaway. Archived video from Feb. 28, 1997.
The streets of North Hollywood resembled a war zone, with hundreds of rounds fired between police and two heavily armed bank robbers. One witness described the weaponry as "army machinery." Archived video from Feb. 28, 1997.
Saturday, Feb 25, 2017 at 11:09 AM PST
North Hollywood Shootout: Officers Were Heavily Outgunned
A man in his 80s was killed after he was struck by at least two cars in Van Nuys, and police said one of the drivers drove away early Thursday. Kim Baldonado reports live for NBC4 News at 11 a.m. on Thursday, Feb. 23, 2017.