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GRAB AND RUN – SAN ANTONIO, TX

On 5/8/19, at approximately 8:45 p.m., a subject entered a jewelry store and immediately approached the gold counter. He told a sales associate, he was in the store earlier. He asked to see the gold chains he viewed during his initial trip to the store. The sales associate presented the chains to the subject, which the subject tried on. Once he tried them on, he asked the sales associate to hold up the mirror so he could see how they looked. As the sales associate held up the mirror, the subject immediately fled from the store. The subject was described as a 6’7” Black male. He is dark skinned and has a tattoo of sunglasses on his neck. If you have any information regarding this subject, please call the Jewelers’ Security Alliance at 212-687-0328.

ATTEMPTED SMASH & GRAB – GREENWOOD, IN

On 5/10/19, at approximately 8:33 p.m., three male subjects exited a gray sedan and approached the front entrance of a jewelry store. One of the subjects remained in the vehicle. Two other subjects entered the vestibule. They were not able to access the front doors. They were observed by an armed security guard. The subjects then fled from the vestibule. They dropped hammers and tools on the ground before they fled in their vehicle, which was a gray 4-door-Chevy sedan with Michigan license plates. If you have any information regarding these subjects, please call the Jewelers’ Security Alliance at 212-687-0328.

ROBBERY – BATON ROUGE, LA

On 5/8/19, at approximately 8:45 p.m., two male subjects entered a jewelry store and ordered everyone to get on the floor. One of the subjects demanded the manager open the showcases with case keys. The first subject laid a hammer on top of the case and proceeded to remove jewelry from 5 showcases. None of the showcases were smashed. One of the subject’s grabbed bridal pieces and loose diamonds. He then placed them into a pink bag. Once the jewelry was taken from the showcases, the subjects demanded the manager open the vault. The subjects checked the vault and found it was empty. They then fled from the store and entered into an unknown vehicle.

The first subject was described as a Black male wearing a red hoodie pulled over his head. He wore white garden gloves and black pants with a white stripe and dark tennis shoes. He also carried a pink backpack. The second subject wore a black hoodie pulled over his head. He also wore gloves, dark pants, and red tennis shoes. If you have any information regarding these subjects, please call the Jewelers’ Security Alliance at 212-687-0328.

GRAB AND RUN – JACKSONVILLE, FL

On 5/6/19, at approximately 7:00 p.m., a subject asked to see men’s and women’s matching leather strap watches. The subject was presented with a large women’s watch. After trying on the watch, the subject asked to see a smaller women’s watch. As the sales associate held the smaller watch, the subject asked to hold both watches. Once the watches were in his possession, he fled from the store. He exited the shopping center and entered into a Black Chevy Cruze which was waiting for him. The subject was described as a 30-year-old Black male. He has a medium build and a dark complexion. He is 6 feet tall and was last seen wearing a white t-shirt with a dark camo hat and sunglasses. He had a scruffy beard and small tattoos beside his right eye that went down to his cheek. If you have any information regarding this subject, please call the Jewelers’ Security Alliance at 212-687-0328.

BURGLARY – HOUSTON, TX

On 5/6/19, at approximately 03:36 a.m., four subjects gained entry to a jewelry store by breaking the bottom portion of the side window. After gaining entry, the subjects stole gemstones and gold jewelry. If you have any information regarding the subjects involved, please call the Jewelers’ Security Alliance at 212-687-0328.

DISTRACTION THEFT – DANBURY. CT

On 4/17/19, at approximately 7:25 p.m., two male subjects entered a jewelry store and asked to look at diamond earrings. During the presentation, the showcase door was left open. One of the subjects was able to reach in and remove a pair of earrings as the sales associate was distracted by the second subject. Both subjects were described as Hispanic males with medium builds. The first subject is approximately 43-years-old. He is 5’9″ and was last seen wearing a black and white patterned jacket. The second subject is 38-years-old. He was last seen wearing a gold and black jacket with a fedora hat. He is 5’8″ and was last seen carrying a handbag. If you have any information regarding these subjects, please call the Jewelers’ Security Alliance at 212-687-0328.

GRAB & RUN – EASLEY, SC

On 5/3/19, at approximately 12:03 p.m., a subject entered a jewelry store to look at watches and diamond rings. While a bridal set was being shown to him on a ring stick, the subject grabbed the stick with jewelry and fled from the store. He was last seen fleeing into a Black Suburban with Georgia license plates. The vehicle had a getaway driver. The subject was described as a Black male in his late 30’s. He was last seen wearing a gray t-shirt with letters BTE on the back. If you have any information regarding this subject, please call the Jewelers’ Security Alliance at 212-687-0328.

GRAB AND RUN – AUBURN, WA

On 5/1/19, at approximately 3:30 p.m., a subject entered a jewelry store and claimed that he wanted to get his wife of 26 years an upgrade for her wedding ring. The subject was described as being “very nice and cheery. “The subject viewed merchandise and upon selecting a ring, he informed the associate he was going to apply for credit, but expressed that he wanted to find a band to match the ring he selected.

The subject viewed a 1cttw diamond gents 14k two-tone band, handed it back to the sales associate, and then viewed a 1cttw diamond gents 10ky band. While the associate was still holding the first band, the subject asked to compare the two rings. The associate informed the subject that she could not do that. According to the sales associate, the subject stated “oh please, you can trust me”. When she refused again, the subject grabbed the ring from her hand, and fled from the store, exiting with both rings. The subject was described as a 53-year-old Black male. He is 5’9” and has a slender build. He has salt and pepper hair and facial hair. He was last seen wearing blue jeans, a light short sleeve shirt, and a light colored baseball hat. If you have any information regarding this subject, please call the Jewelers’ Security Alliance at 212-687-0328.

GRAB AND RUN – PALMDALE, CA

On 4/26/19, at approximately 2:25 p.m., a subject entered a retail jewelry store and asked to see 18 Karat gold jewelry. The sales associate told him they don’t sell 18 karat gold items. The subject then asked to see a ring from the case. Once the subject had the ring in his possession, he yelled “I’m out” and then fled from the store. The subject was described as a 23-year-old Black male with black hair. He was last seen wearing an athletic style blue shirt and pants with white stripes. He also carried a black backpack. If you have any information regarding this subject, please call the Jewelers’ Security Alliance at 212-687-0328.

GRAB & RUN – LAS VEGAS, NV

On 4/28/19 at approximately 2:00 p.m., a subject approached a kiosk and looked around. She inquired about seeing a gold chain and a religious charm together. The sales associate showed her the chain and charm. The subject asked to hold them and the sales associate told her it was against policy to show two pieces at the same time. The subject then asked what the cost of both would be. The sales associate checked the register and told her the price. The subject then asked to see the chain itself. The subject put on the chain and then fled from the store.

The subject was described as a 21-year-old Black female. She is 5’4″ and weighs 130 lbs. She was last seen wearing a green hooded sweatshirt that said “Kappa.” If you have any information regarding this subject, please call the Jewelers’ Security Alliance at 212-687-0328.