Video: Robber Takes $700,000 In Watches

New York, NY – On December 5, 2017, at approximately 11:30 a.m., a gunman committed a smash and grab robbery at a high-end jewelry store.

The suspect brandished a silver pistol and then proceeded to smash a display case. He escaped with 14 high-end watches.

The suspect is pictured below.

The New York Police Department believes this robber is the same man involved in a robbery that occurred on November 21, 2016. In that incident, two men committed a gunpoint smash and grab robbery of a jewelry store. They escaped with $300,000 in merchandise. Below are pictures of one suspect from the 2016 robbery as well as a video of the robbery.



If you have any information regarding the identities of the suspects in either robbery, please call the Jewelers’ Security Alliance at 212-687-0328

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