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GRAB AND RUN – ALBUQUERQUE, NM

On 1/19/18 at approximately 7:45 p.m., two subjects inquired about chains. They were presented with several different chains, but decided they did not want to purchase anything and exited the store. Approximately five minutes later they returned and asked to see a 30 inch rope chain and a coin pendant. The sales associate placed the pendant on the chain and asked the male subject if he wanted to buy it. The subject said no, cursed at the sales associate and then took the ring. The first subject was described as a Hispanic female. She is 4’11” and weighs 90 lbs. She has dark brown hair with bangs and gauged ears. She is approximately 29-years-old. The second subject is a 5’8” Hispanic male. He weighs 120 lbs. and has gauged ears. He is approximately 30-years-old and has several tattoos over his face and hands. He was last seen wearing a black zip up hoodie, blue jeans, and a bears baseball cap. If you have any information regarding these subjects, please call the Albuquerque Police Department at 505-768-4850.

GRAB AND RUN – SARASOTA, FL

On 1/18/18, at approximately 8:50 p.m., a female subject entered a jewelry store and inquired about solitaire rings. She said she planned on proposing to her girlfriend soon. After the sales associate presented several rings, the female said she needed to find her Uncle who was distracting her girlfriend. The subject returned to the store about ten minutes later and asked to see a 3 ct. round solitaire ring. Once the subject had the ring in her possession, she fled from the store. The subject was described as a 23-year-old Black female. She is 5’2” and weighs 120 pounds. She has shoulder length hair and a diamond nose piercing. She was last seen wearing a yellow high-end sweat suit and a Michael Kors handbag. If you have any information regarding this subject please call the Jewelers Security Alliance at 212-687-0328.

SNEAK THEFT – ABILENE, TX

On 1/17/18, at approximately 12:55 p.m., a male subject inquired about engagement rings. He was presented with several rings and discussed having a layaway receipt for another jewelry store in the mall. During the presentation, the subject had two diamond rings in his possession. The sales associate noticed one of the rings was not returned and was missing. The subject then left the store. When the sales associate was questioned by management she said she panicked and did not know how to address the subject. The subject was described as a 220 pound white male. He is in his early 30’s and unshaven. He was last seen wearing a black cowboy hat, sunglasses, dark jeans, a blue shirt, camouflage jacket and tan work boots. If you have any information regarding this subject’s identity, please call the Jewelers’ Security Alliance at (212) 687-0328.

GRAB AND RUN – HUNTSVILLE, AL

On 1/15/18, at approximately 7:20 p.m., two subjects approached a showcase. One of the subjects said he wanted to buy a ring for his friend’s sister. He asked to see a bridal set. Once the ring was removed from the showcase, the subject asked if he could compare it to another diamond engagement ring. After both items were removed from the showcase, the subject grabbed the ring and fled from the store with an accomplice. The first subject was described as a Hispanic male in his early 20’s. He is 5’6” and has an average build. He has dark hair in a ponytail and a nose ring. He was last seen wearing jeans and a dark shirt. The second subject is a 6’2” black male with a thin build. He is also in his early 20’s and was last seen wearing baggy jeans and a dark colored hoodie. If you have any information regarding these subjects, please call the Jewelers Security Alliance at 212-687-0328.

SMASH AND GRAB – BRAINTREE, MA

On 1/12/18, at approximately 7:34 p.m., four subjects approached a jewelry store. The first subject held the front door open and allowed the other three subjects to gain entry. The first subject placed a mallet on the floor to prop open the door. He then remained in the vestibule and held the outer door open. As this occurred, the other three subjects used rubber mallets and smashed the store’s front showcases. After removing merchandise the three subjects fled through the front entrance and ran in different directions. The subjects were described as four males wearing hoodies. If you have any information regarding this group, please call the Jewelers’ Security Alliance at 212-687-0328.

GRAB AND RUN – INDIANAPOLIS, IN

On 1/8/18, at approximately 2:45 p.m., a subjects asked to see a gold chain and a diamond cross.  The sales associate handed the items to the subject. The subject put the two items on and asked to see a men’s diamond bracelet. The team member then handed the subject a diamond bracelet. Once the subject had possession of the three items, he fled from the store. He was described as 6 feet tall and weighs 160 pounds. He is 20-years-old and has tattoos on both arms. He was last seen wearing a white hoodie with jeans and a black baseball cap.

SMASH AND GRAB – GREENWOOD, IN

On 1/10/18, at approximately 2:30 p.m., a male subject inquired about diamond rings. As the sales associate was showing the subject a diamond ring, the subject displayed a knife. He grabbed the ring and fled from the store. The team leader chased the subject into the mall and alerted a mall security guard. The guard attempted to chase after the subject, but the subject brandished his knife. The guard then let the subject leave the mall. The subject was subsequently apprehended by police in the mall parking lot.

GRAB AND RUN – PEARLAND, TX

On 1/9/18, at approximately 12:00 p.m., a subject entered a jewelry store and said she was looking for a diamond ring. She specifically asked to look at diamond fashion rings. Once the subject was presented with the ring, she grabbed it from the sales associate’s hand and fled from the store. She was described as a Black female in her 20’s. She is 5’6” tall and has black curly hair. She also wore a maroon jacket. If you have any information regarding this subject’s identity, please call the Jewelers’ Security Alliance at 212-687-0328.

GRAB AND RUN – CEDAR PARK, TX

On 1/1/18, at approximately 1:40 p.m., a subject stated he was looking for a men’s diamond ring for his uncle. A second subject entered the store and said he was looking for a ring for his father. The second subject was later found to be an accomplice of the first subject. After the first subject was shown a ring, he grabbed it from the sales associate’s hand and both subjects fled from the store. Both subjects were described as dark skinned Black males. The first subject is in his mid twenties. He has short hair and was last seen wearing a black and red hoodie with grey camouflage sweatpants. The second subject is 6’1” and was last seen wearing a white hoodie with Asian writing. He has a flat top style hair cut. He also has tattoos on his right temple that wrap around his eye. If you have any information regarding the identities of these subjects, please call the Jewelers’ Security Alliance at (212) 687-0328.

 

EMPLOYEE PISTOL WHIPPED – SCOTTSDALE, AZ

On 1/5/18, at approximately 11:15 a.m., a male and female subject entered a jewelry store and proceeded to smash a display case. They then removed jewelry. During the robbery, a struggle ensued between employees and the subjects. During the struggle, the male subject struck one of the employees in the head with a gun. The subjects then fled from the store on foot. They are both described as white and in their 20’s. The male was last seen wearing a long sleeve dark hoodie, dark pants and dark shoes with a white stripe. The male had a black semi-automatic handgun. The female was last seen wearing a dark colored beanie cap, blonde wig, black sunglasses, dark-colored long-sleeve sweatshirt, dark pants, black shoes and a dark-colored backpack.  If you have any information regarding the identities of these subjects, please call the Jewelers’ Security Alliance at 212-687-0328.