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GUNPOINT ROBBERY – SPRINGFIELD, MO

On 6/19/18, at approximately 8:14 p.m., two subjects entered a jewelry store, looked around and then left. About an hour later, one of the subjects returned and asked to see a watch. He spoke with someone on a cell phone and was overheard asking the person on the phone “Is that what she wanted?” Shortly after that, the subject was accompanied by his male accomplice. Both subjects then approached one of the sales associates. One of the subjects stated that he had a gun and demanded that the cases be opened. He then ordered the sales associate to place merchandise into a bag he had. The subjects then ordered the associates to the back of the room and then fled from the store.

The first subject is 6’ tall and in his early 20’s. He has short black hair and a thin build. He has several tattoos on both sides of his neck and arms. The second subject is a 5’8” Black male. He is heavy set and has short black hair. He was last seen wearing a white shirt, with cargo plants and glasses. If you have any information regarding this subject, please call the Jewelers’ Security Alliance at 212-687-0328.

SMASH AND GRAB – AUSTIN, TX

On 6/19/18, at approximately 11:05 a.m., two subjects immediately walked to the back of a jewelry store. One of the subjects pointed a gun at two sales associates. He then ordered them against the wall. He said, “if you don’t turn around no one will get hurt”. The associates complied. The subjects smashed six showcases. They removed all bridal merchandise and diamond bracelets. The subjects fled in a red 1990’s Jeep Cherokee. However, the getaway vehicle was found abandoned a few blocks away from the store.

The first subject is 5’9” and heavy set. He wore a gray hoodie black pants and a medical mask. The second subject is 5’8” and has a thin build. He was last seen wearing a gray hoodie, black pants, a baseball hat and a black mask. If you have any information regarding this subject, please call the Jewelers’ Security Alliance at 212-687-0328.

MAN CHARGED IN $500,000 THEFT- CARY, NC

On 6/19/18, police in Cary, NC charged 31-year-old Danny Thomas Goldston, Jr., with larceny and breaking-or-entering. On 5/7/18, Goldston, allegedly broke into a jewelry store at 5:00 a.m., with an accomplice. Surveillance footage showed one of the subjects using a crowbar or hammer to access the display cases. The duo then proceeded to remove $500,000 in merchandise from the store. Goldston has been in custody since 5/12/18. He was arrested on car theft, kidnapping, misdemeanor assault and probation violation charges.

DISTRACTION THEFT – HARRISBURG, PA

On 6/16/18, at approximately 8:30 p.m., two subjects entered a jewelry store and asked to have their jewelry cleaned. As the jewelry was being cleaned, they asked the sales associate to show them earrings. The subjects compared two different earrings. As the sales associate put one of the earrings back into the case, the second subject asked to see gold chains. Both subjects left the store after their jewelry was cleaned. The subjects were able to surreptitiously conceal the earrings without the associate’s knowledge.

The subjects were both described as White males. One of them appeared to be 16-years-old. He is approximately 6’1″ tall. The other subject is approximately 6’2″ tall. If you have any information regarding these subjects, please contact the Jewelers’ Security Alliance at 212-687-0328.

GRAB AND RUN – REHOBOTH BEACH, DE

On 6/17/18, at approximately 4:50 p.m., a subject entered a jewelry store and inquired about gold chains. The subject was in the store the previous night. As the subject tried on a chain from the display case, he asked for the price of another chain and bracelet. The subject then grabbed the chain and bracelet from the sales associates hands and fled from the store.

The subject was described as a 5’11” White male. He is 150 pounds and in his late 20’s. He has dark shoulder length hair and a goatee. He was last seen wearing dark-framed glasses, a baseball hat, a black shirt and blue jeans with tennis shoes. If you have any information regarding this subject’s identity, please call the Jewelers’ Security Alliance at 212-687-0328.

SMASH AND GRAB – CHARLOTTE , NC AREA

On 6/14/18, at approximately 6:00 p.m., two subjects entered a jewelry store and inquired about “Cuban Link” chains and men’s jewelry. The subjects then stated they were interested in high-end watches. The store’s sales associate told the subjects that they were not able to sell a watch without scheduling an appointment with a timepiece specialist. The associate then made the appointment for the following day. One of the subjects then pulled out a mallet from under his shirt. He proceeded to smash the display cases containing watches. The subject with the mallet reached into the case and then grabbed watches. Both men then fled from the store. If you have any information regarding these subjects, please call the Jewelers’ Security Alliance at 212-687-0328.

GRAB AND RUN – SPRINGFIELD, MA

On 6/6/18, at approximately 5:00 p.m., two male subjects approached a kiosk separately. One of the subjects asked to look at a Cubin link gold chain and gold charm. The second subject asked to look at a ring. The subjects were assisted by two different sales associates. The first subject tried on a chain. Once he secured the chain around his neck, he fled from the kiosk. The second subject grabbed a ring and then fled from the kiosk as well. Both subjects were described as Black males in their mid 20’s.

The first subject is 5’11” and has a thin build. He also has a heart tattoo on his left hand. He was last seen wearing jeans with a red sweatshirt and ball cap. The second subject is 5’3″ and was last seen wearing black jeans and a boost mobile sweatshirt. If you have any information regarding these subjects, please call the Jewelers’ Security Alliance at 212-687-0328.

ROBBERY – SAN ANTONIO, TX

On 6/10/18, at approximately 12:30 p.m., a subject entered a jewelry store and immediately walked towards an employee behind the cash register. The subject had his hands in his pockets and motioned as if he had a weapon. He ordered her to open the register and open the showcases. The employee complied. The subject then removed merchandise form showcases and placed them into a box.

He fled from the store two minutes after he entered. He was described as a 5’10” Black male. He is 155 pounds and has a medium build. He was last seen wearing dark clothing. He also wore a baseball hat and a black mask. If you have any information regarding this subject, please call the Jewelers’ Security Alliance at 212-687-0328.

ARMED ROBBERY – ORANGE PARK, FL

On 6/9/18, at approximately 7:55 p.m., two armed subjects ran into a jewelry store under an umbrella. They ordered the sales associates to get down and then they took one of the associate’s keys. They then went into twelve showcases and removed merchandise. The first subject was described as a 6’0 tall male with a medium build. He was last seen wearing a dark blue hooded coat, black pants, a ski mask and white sneakers. The second subject was possibly a White female. She is 5’2” and has a thin build. She was completely covered and wore a dark blue hooded coat, black pants, and a ski mask. If you have any information regarding these subjects, please call the Jewelers’ Security Alliance at 212-687-0328.

SMASH AND GRAB – LAS VEGAS, NV

On 6/6/18, at approximately 8:45 p.m., two subjects entered a jewelry store and walked toward a display case containing high-end watches. One of the subjects carried a bat. He used the bat to smash through the display case several times. The second subject then reached in and removed several high-end watches. He placed them into a velvet bag and then fled from the store with his accomplice.

Both subjects were described as 6 feet tall Black males with thin builds. The first subject was dressed in all black. He wore a hoodie and a hat. The second subject wore a black hoodie with blue jeans, black and white Adidas shoes and neon gloves. He also carried a velvet bag. If you have any information regarding these subjects, please call the Jewelers’ Security Alliance at 212-687-0328.