Queens, NY – On April 17, 2022, Arasb Shoughi, 60, a pawnshop owner, died as a result of injuries he sustained during a violent robbery. On March 28, 2022, at approximately 1:00 p.m., a male subject entered Shoughi’s pawnshop and proceeded to violently beat Shoughi with a metal rod.
The subject escaped with various pieces of jewelry. The Jewelers’ Security Alliance (JSA) is offering a reward of up to $5,000 for information leading to the arrest of the subject below. If you wish to report information, please contact the Jewelers’ Security Alliance at 212-687-0328. All calls are confidential.