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GRAB AND RUN – COLUMBIA, SC

On 8/23/17, at approximately 8:30 p.m., two suspects said they were looking for a men’s ring. The female suspect pointed at the largest ring in the showcase and asked the male if he liked it. The sales associate took the ring out and handed it to the female, who then asked the male if he liked it. He responded that he did. The female then handed him the ring. He turned and then started leaving. The female asked him “what are you doing?” She then followed him out of the store. They were observed getting into a silver four door vehicle; driven by the male. The male suspect was described as Black and in his late 20’s. He is 130 lbs and has a tattoo on his ring finger. The female is 5’2” and in her early 30’s. She weighs 145 pounds and has a tattoo on her right index finger. If you have any information regarding the identity of these individuals, please call the Rockland County Sheriff’s Department at 803-576-3000.

INTERNAL THEFT – NATCHEZ, MS

On 8/11/17, police arrested a former jewelry store employee for embezzlement. 43-year-old Jennifer Joanne Waller is accused of embezzling at least $10,000 worth of jewelry from her former employer. She was charged with embezzlement and held on a $25,000 bond. According to police, Waller confessed to stealing the jewelry. Police were initially called on August 3, 2017, when a loss prevention manager reported 120 pieces of jewelry were missing. The items were valued at more than $36,000.

SMASH AND GRAB ROBBERY – HIALEAH, FL

On 8/19/17, at approximately 4:40 p.m., a 30-year-old male suspect was buzzed into a store by the owner. The suspect held open the door as his two accomplices walked into the store with a gun. One of the suspects pointed the gun at the owner, while another accomplice smashed showcases with a mallet. The suspect with the mallet took merchandise worth about $50,000. The three suspects then left the store and entered into a red, newer model Dodge Journey SUV. If you have any information regarding the identity of the suspects involved, please call the Hialeah Police Department at 305-687-0328.

CARSON, CA – GRAB AND RUN

On 8/19/17, at approximately 4:02 p.m., a sales associate assisted a suspect in viewing diamond rings. The suspect then exited the store and went to an adjacent jewelry store. He  returned 10 minutes later. When the suspect returned he asked to see a ring. The suspect viewed the item and returned it to the associate. At that point, the suspect grabbed the ring from her hand and fled from the store. The suspect was described as a Black male. He is 6’1” and weighs 200 lbs. He was last seen wearing a black hat, white t-shirt, black Nike basketball shorts and shiny black shoes. He also had tattoos on both of his arms and neck. If you have any information regarding this suspects identity, please call the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department at 310-830-1123.

GRAB AND RUN – KOKOMO, IN

On 8/15/17, at approximately 3:15 p.m., a suspect stated he was going to a concert over the weekend and wanted to see chains. The suspect was presented with several chains. He was shown a $300 charm and stated that it was too expensive. He wanted to see a cheaper one. While the suspect was shown a less expensive chain he immediately fled from the store with a chain and charm. He was described as a Black male in his mid 20’s. He is 6’0 tall and weighs 160 pounds. He was last seen wearing a black t-shirt and shorts. He has multiple tattoos on both arms. He also has tattoos up the side of his neck. If you have any information regarding the identity of this individual, please contact the Kokomo Police Department 765-459-5101.

GRAB AND RUN – GLENDALE, AZ

On 8/16/17, at approximately 8:45 p.m., two suspects approached the kiosk and asked to see gold chains. As the manager began to provide assistance, the suspects asked if the chains were gold filled, gold plated or solid. After the manager showed one of the suspects a chain, he said he wanted to see another. The manager took the first chain back and presented the second. The suspect then asked to see the first again. After the manager took the second chain she showed him the first again. At that point the suspect asked to try on the chain. When he had the chain on, he said, “this is almost too nice.” He then fled from the store with the chain. Both suspects were described as Hispanic males in their 20’s. The first suspect is 5’8″ and weighs 190 pounds. He has black curly hair. He was last seen wearing a black baseball cap, and a black t-shirt that says “young and Restless.” He also has gold earrings in both ears. The second suspect is 5’11 and has a slender build. He has short hair and was last seen wearing a white t-shirt with a white towel around his neck. If you have any information regarding the identities of these suspects, please call the Glendale Police Department at (212) 687-0328.

SMASH AND GRAB – STANTON, CA

On 8/14/17, at approximately 6:15 p.m., four black males committed a robbery. The suspects used a sledgehammer to smash open a display case. They then fled with thousands of dollars worth of jewelry. The suspects were observed fleeing in a green Nissan or Honda sedan or coupe. If you have any information regarding the identities of those involved, please contact the Jewelers’ Security Alliance at (212) 687-0328.

SMASH AND GRAB –  MEMPHIS, TN

On 8/15/17, four individuals committed a smash and grab robbery. Upon entering the store, the suspects smashed showcases with crow bars and removed high end watches. If you have any information regarding the identities of the suspects involved, please contact the Jewelers’ Security Alliance at (212) 687-0328.

GRAB AND RUN – ST. JOSEPH, MO

On 8/11/17, at approximately 8:30 p.m., two males and a female approached a kiosk. The males asked to look at several chains. The first suspect tried on a chain and asked if the Jesus crucifix would fit on the chain. The charm was put on the chain and the suspect put it on. At that point, the female suspect stated she wanted to shop elsewhere and left the store. The second male suspect inquired about a store promotion. He was then handed a chain and tried it on. Once both men had chains on, the first male suspect yelled “Run!” The suspects then fled from the store. All three suspects are Black. Both males are in their early 30’s. The first male is 6’1” has short hair. The second male is 5’8”. He has short hair and tattoos on both arms. He specifically has a red flame tattoo on his right arm. The female suspect is in her 50’s. She is 5’6” has short hair and is very skinny. If you have any information regarding the identities of these suspects, please call the St. Joseph Police Department at 816-271-4774.

GRAB AND RUN – DAVENPORT, IA

On 8/9/17, at approximately 1:10 p.m., a suspect asked to look at gold chains. He was shown one gold chain and then another. The suspect asked for help trying on the chain. After he tried on the chain he removed it and gave it back to the sales associate. He then asked to see it one more time; he was handed the chain. At that point, the suspect looked to the left and to the right before fleeing the store. He was described as a 25-year-old Black male. He is 5’6″ and has a “Kiss” tattoo on his neck. He also has facial hair and was last seen wearing a black sweater with tan pants and an Iowa Hawkeyes hat. If you have any information regarding the identity of this individual, please contact the Davenport Police Department at 563-326-7979.