OSAKA — A gunman snatched 5 million yen in cash Friday morning from a vehicle parked outside a Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corp. branch in Osaka, shooting and wounding a guard in the leg, police said.

The man, armed with a revolver and believed to be between 40 and 50 years old, fled in a minivehicle after the 10:25 a.m. robbery. The injuries to the guard, Kyosuke Yamamoto, 53, are not life-threatening, police said.

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