Diamond Switch Thief

February 11, 2017 - Astoria, NY

On the date listed above, the suspect offered to sell a jeweler a diamond. The jeweler then performed a diamond test. At some point during the interaction, the suspect switched the real diamond with a fake one.

The jeweler gave the suspect a cash payment. The suspect then fled the store in a black BMW, with Florida plates.

If you have any information regarding the identity of this individual, please contact Detective Victor Herrera at 718-321-4662.




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