Wanted for Distraction Theft

September 30, 2018 - Richmond, VA

On the date listed above, at approximately 5:00 p.m., two subjects entered a jewelry store and inquired about a high-end watch. The subjects decided on a watch. It was then taken to the register to process the sale.

One of the subjects presented a wad of cash. While the associates were counting the cash, one of the subjects palmed the watch and placed it in his pocket. One of the subjects wore BMW motorsport navy sweatpants and a navy t-shirt with a BMW car and white writing. He had facial hair and longer hair in the front, highlighted blonde.

The second subject wore tropical “leaf patterned” pants and a blue linen long sleeve shirt. He also wore flip-flops with a beige hat with a black stripe. The subjects are both approximately 5’8″ and possibly in their 30’s.

The subjects below cased another jewelry store in Virginia Beach, VA on September 29, 2018. If you have any information regarding this group, please contact the Jewelers’ Security Alliance at 212-687-0328.


Richmond, VA jewelry store theft



Jewelry store casing Virginia Beach, VAÂ 9/30/18

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