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GRAB AND RUN – STATEN ISLAND, NY

On 7/20/17, at approximately 5:30 p.m., a male suspect requested to see a gold chain. A sales associate gave him a gold chain from the showcase and he tried it on. He then asked to see a crucifix pendant. The suspect asked the sales associate to put the pendant on the gold chain. The suspect then inquired about the cost of the items. When the associate gave him the price, the suspect grabbed the chain from the associate’s hand and fled from the store. The suspect was described as a 5’8” 150 pound White male. He has brown hair and a short brown beard. He also has two tattoos; a picture of Jesus on his right arm and a Dragon on his left arm. He was last seen wearing a red shirt and blue jean shorts. If you have any information regarding the identity of this individual, please contact the New York Police Department at (718) 697-8700.

ARMED SMASH AND GRAB ROBBERY – HOUSTON, TX

On 7/19/17, at approximately 3:28 p.m., four male suspects stormed into a store with masks and gloves. They used sledgehammers to smash showcases and instructed sales associates not to move. The suspects smashed ten cases during the robbery. They proceeded to carry jewelry out of the store in a white trash bag and then fled. The first suspect was described as a 5’8” black male in his late 20’s. He has a medium build and short dark curly hair. He was last seen wearing denim pants, a gray scarf and a dark hoodie with an “Army” logo. The second suspect was described as a White or light skinned Hispanic male. He is 5’10” and in his early 20’s. He has a thin build and facial hair. He was last seen wearing a dark colored hoodie with orange gloves. The third suspect is a Black male in his mid to late 20’s. He is 5’9” and has a medium build. He was last seen wearing a dark hoodie with an army logo. He also wore orange gloves with a white cap. The fourth suspect is a Hispanic male. He is 5’9” and in his mid 20’s. He has a medium build. He was last seen wearing a dark hoodie with orange tennis shoes and gloves. If you have any information regarding the identities of these individuals, please contact the Jewelers’ Security Alliance at (212) 687-0328.

SNEAK THEFT – FLORENCE, KY

On 7/17/17, a suspect said there was a chain on hold for him, however, he did not provide a name. He stated the chain was a 24” or 26” yellow gold chain. The sales associate pulled out a box containing chains from the under stock and placed it on the counter. The suspect pointed to two chains in the case and the sales associate presented the items. The suspect asked the associate what type of deal he could get. At that point, the sales associate turned her back to get a calculator. She presented different options to the suspect who was undecided and left the store. After the sales associate did recounts, she realized that five gold chains were missing from the box. The suspect was described as a 50-year-old Black male. He is 6’2” tall and weighs 230 pounds. He was last seen wearing an arm hat and grey t-shirt. He also wore shorts and tennis shoes. He has a grey beard. If you have any information regarding the identity of this individual, please call the Florence Police Department at (859) 743-2928.

 GRAB AND RUN – SAN BRUNO, CA

On 7/17/17, at approximately 4:25 p.m., a suspect approached the kiosk and asked to try on a gold chain. After the suspect tried it on, he fumbled with it and dropped it on the floor. The suspect went on the ground to retrieve the chain. He then handed the sales associate a different chain. The associate immediately realized that the chain was different from the store chain.  The associate also noticed a second chain in the suspect’s hand. The associate told the suspect to return the chain. The suspect then fled from the store. The suspect was described as a White male in his late 20’s. He is 5’6” tall, has a medium build and scruffy facial hair. He has blonde to white hair and a tan complexion. He was last seen wearing a round olive colored fishing style hat, red and black plaid shirt and jeans. If you have any information regarding the identity of this individual, please contact the Jewelers’ Security Alliance at (212) 687-0328.

SNEAK THEFT – BEACHWOOD, OH

On 7/14/17, at approximately 8:15 p.m., a suspect stated he wanted to buy his daughter a ring. The suspect was shown several rings from the case. During the presentation, the suspect was handed a princess cut ring. He then asked to view a second ring. The sales associate removed that ring as well. At that point, the sales associate went to the backroom to clean the ring. Once the sales associate returned the suspect had left the store with the merchandise that was left in his possession. The suspect was described as a 5’10” Black male. He has a thin build, a faint mustache and light facial hair. He was last seen wearing blue jeans, a blue shirt and a baseball cap with glasses. If you have any information regarding the identity of this individual, please contact the Jeweler’s Security Alliance at (212) 808-9168.

GRAB AND RUN – PHOENIX, AZ

On 7/13/17, at approximately 8:45 p.m., a suspect said he was in the store a few days prior and looked at items. He then said he wanted to see the chain examined before. He put it on and then fled from the mall. He was described as a Hispanic male in his late 20’s to early 30’s. He is approximately 5’9” and weighs 160 lbs. He has short hair and light skin. He also has tattoos on his forearms which looked like circular symbols and were dark and heavy in appearance. He was last seen wearing a black ball cap with a NY logo, a red polo shirt and a white t-shirt underneath. If you have any information regarding this suspect’s identity, please call the Phoenix Police Department at 602-262-6151.

SHOT FIRED IN ROBBERY – ROUND ROCK, TX

On 7/12/17, shortly before noon, two male suspects committed a gunpoint robbery. The suspects held employees at gunpoint. One of the suspects forced an employee to the back of the store to access the safe. At that point, one of the suspects fired a single shot into the ground. Both suspects then took jewelry and fled from the store on motorcycles. Police responded as the suspects jumped onto the motorcycles. The suspects led officers on a brief chase. Officers intentionally collided with the motorcycle which caused the suspects to fall off. Both men were arrested.

GRAB AND RUN – SAN DIEGO, CA

On 6/11/17, at approximately 10:35 a.m., a suspect stated he was looking for an engagement ring. He told the sales associates he had $800 to spend and asked about the credit program. The sales associates then showed him several items. The suspect said “something will catch my eye” and then pointed to a particular piece. The associate removed the item, the suspect grabbed it and said thank you, before fleeing. The suspect was described as a White male in his late 20’s. He is 5’10” tall and weighs 160 lbs. He was unshaven and had scruffy looking facial hair. He was last seen wearing a red sleeveless t-shirt with black writing, tan dickies, shorts, white socks and Timberland work-boots. If you have any information regarding the identity of this individual, please contact the Jewelers’ Security Alliance at (212) 687-0328.

GRAB AND RUN – MONROE, OH

On 7/10/17, at approximately 8:45 p.m., a suspect stated he just turned 30-years-old and wanted to see high-end watches. The sales associate removed a watch from the case. The suspect was then taken to an area to see the watch in a mirror. As he was walking towards the mirror, he fled from the store. The suspect was described as 30-year-old black male. He is 6’0” tall and weighs 190 lbs. He was last seen wearing a blue t-shirt and dark satin shorts. He has tattoos on both arms and short hair. He was last seen entering a four door sedan vehicle that was medium grey and had dark tinted windows. If you have any information regarding the identity of this individual, please contact the Jewelers’ Security Alliance at (212) 687-0328.

GRAB AND RUN – PHOENIX, AZ

On 7/8/17, at approximately 2:25 p.m., a suspect went to the gold case. He stated he was in the store before and looked at chains. The sales associate removed a chain from the case for the suspect to try on. Once the chain was around the suspect’s neck, he fled from the store. The suspect was described as a Hispanic or White male in his late 20’s. He is 5’5” and has a thin build. He was last seen wearing a black and silver colored ball cap, white polo shirt and baggy pants. If you have any information regarding the identity of this individual please contact the Jewelers’ Security Alliance at (212) 687-0328.