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ARMED ROBBERY – MOORE, OK

On 1/23/20, shortly before 6:00 p.m., a masked male subject wearing all black entered a jewelry store and demanded workers to get on the floor. He tied them up and held a gun to their heads. The subject then proceeded to load bags with jewelry before he fled into an awaiting dark-colored Dodge Charger with another subject inside. If you have any information regarding these subjects, please call the Jewelers’ Security Alliance at 212-687-0328.

GRAB & RUN – LITTLE ROCK, AR

On 1/17/20, at approximately 2:40 p.m., a male subject approached the counter of a jewelry store inside of a mall. The subject asked the sales associate to see a gold chain necklace. The associate removed a tray, which contained two gold diamond cut chains along with five smaller gold chains. The subject looked at the jewelry and then picked up the tray. When the associate tried to take the tray away from the suspect, he fled from the store. The subject was described as 5’8” and Black. He was last seen wearing a dark windbreaker. If you have any information regarding this subject, please call the Jewelers’ Security Alliance at 212-687-0328.

GRAB & RUN – OXFORD, AL

On 1/20/20, at approximately 8:15 p.m., a male subject entered a jewelry store and began looking at gold chains. The sales associate assisted a male subject. The subject asked her to remove a chain from the showcase. Once the chain was removed. The subject asked to try it on. The subject secured the chain around his neck and then stated he was having a problem removing it. As the sales associate began to assist, the male turned and fled from the store. He was described as a Black male in his early 20’s. He is 6’2” and has a thin build. He has a cross tattoo on the right side of his neck as well as a tattoo of angel wings or praying hands on the left side of his neck. He was last seen wearing a blue and white jumpsuit with a white hat. If you have any information regarding this subject, please call the Jewelers’ Security Alliance at 212-687-0328.

ARMED ROBBERY –  COLUMBUS, OH

On 1/21/20, at approximately 11:23 a.m., three armed subjects entered a jewelry store. The subjects stole several items and then fled in a gray Buick Sedan. Police arrested the subjects after getting a description of the vehicle from employees at the jewelry store. The subjects were arrested 24 minutes after the robbery.

GRAB & RUN – LEOMINSTER, MA

On 1/15/20, at approximately 5:10 p.m., two female subjects entered a jewelry store with two small children. The subjects approached the kiosk and inquired about baby bracelets. The sales associate presented the subjects with three bracelets. While the bracelets were on the counter, the sales associate was distracted when she turned to greet another customer. When the associate turned back around, the two female subjects stated they were all set. They then left the kiosk. The sales associate returned the items to the showcase and then assisted other customers. After the associate finished with customers and checked the baby bracelets, the theft was then realized.

Both subjects were described as 5’2″ Hispanic females in their late 20’s. Both have medium builds. The first woman has dark shoulder-length hair. The second woman had blond hair. If you have any information regarding these subjects, please call the Jewelers’ Security Alliance a 212-687-0328.

GUNPOINT ROBBERY – CHICAGO, IL

On 1/15/19, shortly before 6:00 p.m., a 69-year-old jewelry store worker was assaulted as she attempted to leave the rear of a jewelry store. Three subjects pushed her back inside. She was struck in the face and then had her hands zip-tied. The subjects proceeded to rob her of cash.

One of the robbers stayed outside of the store, while the other two pushed in the rear door, which knocked down a second victim; a 49-year-old man. The male victim was held at gunpoint. The robbers demanded the male victim to provide the jewelry store’s keycode so they could take merchandise from the jewelry store. Shortly thereafter, the power went out and the male victim pushed the robbers out of the door and then locked it. The subjects ultimately fled the scene without stealing anything from the store. If you have any information regarding the subjects involved, please call the Jewelers’ Security Alliance at 212-687-0328.

SMASH & GRAB – HOUSTON, TX

On 1/11/2020, at approximately 1:10 p.m., two male subjects entered a jewelry store and brandished hammers. The subjects then began smashing showcases that contained various diamond products. The subjects removed merchandise from the case and placed the items into a white bag. They then fled from the store. The subjects were observed fleeing in a new white Ford SUV with dealer tags. The first subject is a 6’2″ Black male. He has a thin build and was last seen wearing a grey hoodie, face mask, gloves, jeans, and white tennis shoes.   The second subject is a 5’7″ Black male. He has a medium build and was last seen wearing a dark hoodie, dark pants, face mask, and gloves. A third subject, with an unknown description, is believed to have driven the getaway vehicle. If you have any information regarding these subjects, please call the Jewelers’ Security Alliance at 212-687-0328.

GRAB & RUN – TEMPE, AZ

On 1/11/2020, at approximately 8:45 p.m., a subject entered a jewelry store and asked to see a pre-owned gents ring. The sales associate showed the gents ring and the subjects then asked to see a pre-owned ladies ring as well. Once both rings were in the suspects’ possession, they fled from the store.

The first subject is a Hispanic male. He is in his 20’s and has a thin build. He had diamond studs in both ears, he also wore a goatee. The second subject is a Hispanic female. She is in her 20’s and has a thin build. She was last seen wearing blue jeans. She had her hair pulled up. If you have any information regarding these subjects, please call the Jewelers’ Security Alliance at 212-687-0328.

ARMED ROBBER SENTENCED- PAPILLION, NE

On 1/13/20, Jamele D. Noldon was sentenced to 13-25 years in prison for being a convicted felon in possession of a weapon. He was also sentenced to 12-20 years in prison for attempted robbery. The sentences will run consecutively. Nolden and his accomplice, Saphra Davis, stole jewelry from a jewelry store in Bellevue, NE in June 2019. Davis will be sentenced next month.

SECOND SUSPECT ARRESTED IN ARMED ROBBERY – BETHESDA, MD

On 1/8/2020, 49-year-old Anthony Maurice Starr, of Washington D.C., was the second suspect arrested for involvement in a jewelry store robbery that occurred in Bethesda, MD on 12/13/19. Last month police arrested Starr’s accomplice, 42-year-old Derek Lamont Graham. Starr was arrested for armed robbery.

On 12/13/19, shortly before 6:00 p.m., three men entered a jewelry store. One of the subjects pulled out a handgun and demanded jewelry. The subjects took about 100 pieces of jewelry worth more than $60,000. If you have any information regarding the third subject, please call the Jewelers’ Security Alliance at 212-687-0328.