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Los Angeles police officers take cover behind police cars, two with windows shattered from gunfire, outside a Bank of America branch in the North Hollywood section of Los Angeles Friday, Feb. 28, 1997. Two robbers were killed and several people injured in the shootout during the bungled robbery. (AP Photo/Mike Meadows)
Los Angeles police officers take cover behind police cars, two with windows shattered from gunfire, outside a Bank of America branch in the North Hollywood section of Los Angeles Friday, Feb. 28, 1997. Two robbers were killed and several people injured in the shootout during the bungled robbery. (AP Photo/Mike Meadows)

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Twenty years ago, one of the wildest shootouts the country had ever seen unfolded in North Hollywood -- and live on the television across the country.

The North Hollywood shootout, 20 years later

Twenty years ago, one of the wildest shootouts the country had ever seen unfolded in North Hollywood -- and live on the television across the country.