The man wanted in a deadly armored car heist at a university in western Canada that left three armed guards dead was arrested at gunpoint by US border officials in Washington state, police said yesterday. An Edmonton police chief said that Travis Baumgartner was stopped near a border crossing in Lynden, Wash., southwest of Abbotsford, British Columbia.
Officials said Baumgartner was in his pickup truck and alone. Police said a sum of money was found in the truck when Baumgartner was arrested. Police had earlier called it a "significant" sum. Baumgartner, 21, had been on the run since Friday when four armed guards were gunned down, three of them fatally. He faces three counts of first-degree murder and one count of attempted murder.