Thief Poses As Customer, Then Robs Jewelry Stores – CBS New York
The suspect first struck on Saturday, Oct. 5 at Gold Palace Jewelry on East Fordham Road in the Bronx.
Police said he posed as a customer and tried on two chains. He allegedly shoved an employee and ran off with the necklaces still around his neck.
No one was hurt in any of the incidents.
Anyone with information about the crime spree is asked to call the NYPD’s Crime Stoppers hotline at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477) or 1-888-57-PISTA (74782) for Spanish. You can also submit a tip via the Crime Stoppers website, by tweeting @NYPDTips or by texting 274637.