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DISTRACTION – ALBERTVILLE, MN

On 2/8/17, at approximately 7:02 p.m., two suspects examined items in a store’s bridal section. The male suspect placed his jacket across the side of the display case. The female suspect distracted the sales associate and diverted his attention to the opposite side of the case. At this point, the male suspect reached into the case and took merchandise which he placed in his pocket. The suspects then left the store in an unknown vehicle. The female suspect is in her 40’s. She is 5’8” and heavy set. She was last seen wearing a blue shirt with writing on the front. She also wore blue jeans and glasses. The male suspect is also in his 40’s. He is 6’0 tall and weighs 175 pounds. He was last seen wearing a blue jacket, khaki pants and a black stocking cap. If you have any information regarding the identity of these suspects, please call the Wright County Sheriff’s Office at 763-286-1415.

GRAB AND RUN – BALTIMORE, MD

On 2/15/17, at approximately 2:50 p.m., two suspects entered the store. One of the suspects asked to see a diamond ring. He took the ring and then walked around the store. When he was asked to give the ring back, he said he wanted to show his friend. He then fled the store with the ring. He was described as a 25-year-old Black male. He weighs 165 pounds and has tattoos on his hands. If you have any information regarding the identity of this individual, please contact the Jewelers’ Security Alliance at 410-887-1340.

SWITCH – BURLINGTON, NC

On 2/15/17, at approximately 2:16 p.m., a suspect asked to see non threaded diamond stud earrings. After receiving the item the suspect put it in his ear. He looked in the mirror and then left the store. He would do this several times. After he returned the third time, he stated that he needed to speak with his wife. After the suspect left, the sales associate discovered the earring was not real. The suspect was described as a Black male with a dark complexion. He is in his late 20’s and has a tattoo under one of his eyes. He was last seen wearing a gray zippered sweatshirt and a white baseball hat. If you have any information regarding the identity of this individual, please contact the Burlington Police Department at 336-229-3500.

DISTRACTION – TERRE HAUTE, IN

On 2/9/17 a family consisting of a mother, father and daughter came into the store. A sales associate showed them a box containing approximately 60 gold chains. The mother, pulled out several chains, examined them and then put them back in the box. The suspects were in the store for approximately 15 minutes before leaving. The next day the store did an audit and discovered the chains were missing. The father was described as a white male in his 40’s. He is 5’9” and has a medium build and a medium complexion. He has dark hair and gold teeth. He was last seen wearing a dark jacket and a baseball cap. The mother and daughter are both described as white and being 5’4” tall. The mother is in her 40’s and has long black hair. The daughter is approximately 17-years-old and also has black hair. She has a small build and wore a light hooded sweatshirt. If you have any information regarding the identities of these suspects, please call the Terre Haute Police Department at 812-238-1661.

GRAB AND RUN – LOUISIVLLE, KY

On 2/13/17, at approximately 12:15 p.m., a suspect stated he was looking for a gold ring and a bracelet for his wife. He looked at several items. The sales associate held a bracelet as the suspect took interest in a ring. As soon as he was given the ring, he grabbed the bracelet as well and fled from the store. The suspect was described as a Black male in his mid 30’s. He is 6 feet tall and weighs 220 pounds. He wore blue jeans and a black jacket with a black hat. He also had a small scar on the right side of his face. If you have any information regarding the identity of this individual, please contact the St Mathews Police Department at 502-893-9000.

DISTRACTION THEFT – BETHEL PARK, PA

On 2/11/17, at approximately 6:00 p.m., two women inquired about gold products. The suspects chose three pieces and then began counting out cash. They placed the money on top of the merchandise. The suspects asked the sales associate how much they had, the associate replied $1600. The items the suspects wanted cost $5500. The suspects then stated they did not have enough money to buy the item. When the sales associate returned the money, the suspects used this chance to conceal a bracelet. They then walked out of the store. The suspects were described as two European females. One suspect is in her 60’s and has a dark complexion. The second suspect is in her 20’s. Both women are heavy set and wore layers of multicolored clothes. They also had their hair covered with scarfs. If you have any information regarding the identities of these women, please contact the Bethel Park Police Department at 412-833-2000.

PEARLAND, TX – GRAB AND RUN

On 2/9/17, at approximately 11:45 a.m., a male suspect requested to see diamond rings in yellow gold and white gold. During the sales presentation, the suspect had one ring in his possession and the sales associate held the other. The suspect then reached over the counter and grabbed the ring from the sales associate’s hand. He then fled from the store. The suspect was described as a Hispanic male in his late 20’s. He is 5’9” and weighs 230 pounds. He has a medium complexion and was last seen wearing a dark baseball hat with a dark button down shirt, blue jeans and sneakers. If you have any information regarding the identity of this individual, please contact the Pearland Police Department at 281-997-4100.

GRAB AND RUN – CAMBRIDGE, MA

On 2/3/17, at approximately 1:25 p.m., a male suspect asked to see engagement rings. He stated he was looking to spend 4 to 5 thousand dollars. As the suspect was examining a ring, he received a phone call. He proceeded to move to another showcase. At that point, the sales associate requested to have the ring returned. The suspect turned and fled from the store with the ring. He was described as a 25-year-old Black male. He has a light complexion and is 5’4.” He also has a thin build and a long goatee beard. He was last seen wearing khaki pants and a blue jacket. If you have any information regarding the identity of this individual, please contact the Cambridge Police Department at 617-349-3300.

ARMED ROBBERY – BROOKLYN, NY

On 2/6/17, at approximately 1:15 p.m., a suspect entered the store and then pounded on display cases and told sales associates he was there to rob them. The suspect then pulled out a knife. He went behind the counter and wanted the sales associates to open the register. All the sales associates backed away from the suspect and the register. Mall security arrived shortly thereafter and disarmed the suspect. The suspect was arrested by police.

DISTRACTION THEFT – BRAINTREE, MA

On 2/4/17, at approximately 5:15 p.m., two suspects looked at several items including, bracelets, chains, watches and sapphire bracelets. The suspects stated the items were wedding gifts and would be given away as souvenirs. After the suspects selected various items they were brought to the register. Once there, the suspects requested to have merchandise wrapped separately by category. They also wanted items placed in pouches and then into a series of bags which needed to be stapled. One of the suspects reached into the bag and explained how he wanted the pouches to be arranged. The price of the items was $30,000. The suspects only presented $7,000. After the manager finished counting the money, the suspects said they would return with more money, but never did. After the suspects left, the manager opened the bags and discovered the pouch containing gold merchandise was missing. Both suspects were described as Middle Eastern men. They are approximately 40-years-old. One suspect is 5’9” and has a medium build. He wore a grey cap and black jacket with red leather shoes. The second suspect is 5’11” and has a heavy build. He has a patterned cap, black jacket and red shirt. He also has gold teeth. If you have any information regarding the identities of these suspects, please call the Braintree Police Department at (781) 794-8600.