Brooklyn, NY- 2 men arrested, accused in Fordham jewelry store armed robbery

Robbery suspects

Brooklyn, NY- April 14, 2024 – Two suspects wanted for stealing over $100,000 worth of jewelry during an armed robbery at a Fordham store have been arrested.

Police say the duo entered a jewelry store on Fordham Road wearing masks and carrying guns on March 6. One of the suspects approached a guard with his gun while the other hopped over the counter to take the jewelry.

No shots were fired. However, authorities say the guard was hit in the head with a pistol.

Police say Angel Mendez and Victor Martinez have been charged with robbery.

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