Ceremony to mark 39th anniversary of Brinks Robbery in Nyack

Nyack police officers Edward O'Grady and Waverly "Chipper" Brown, along with Brinks Security Guard Peter Paige, were gunned down during the 1981 armored truck robbery.

News 12 Staff

Oct 20, 2020, 4:54 PM

Updated 1,371 days ago

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Today marks 39 years since the infamous Brinks Robbery in Nyack.
Nyack police officers Edward O'Grady and Waverly "Chipper" Brown, along with Brinks Security Guard Peter Paige, were gunned down during the 1981 armored truck robbery.
The Brinks Robbery Memorial at the crime scene at the Exit 11 southbound Thruway entrance of Route 59 stands as a permanent reminder of the sacrifice given by the men.
An annual remembrance ceremony is being held at 4 p.m. today. Social distancing and mask-wearing rules will be in effect for the event.


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