Loading…
Thursday, July 10, 2014
Current Weather
Loading Current Weather....
Published: Saturday, 7/23/2011 - Updated: 2 years ago

Tips sought in jewelry store robbery

BLADE STAFF

Toledo police are looking for information on the robbery of a West Toledo jewelry store.

Safari Gems, 4334 Monroe St., was robbed by a masked, armed gunman on July 8 around 1:15 p.m.

Police describe the gunman as a white man in his 20s, about 6 feet tall, and weighing about 120 pounds. He was wearing blue sweatpants, black and red gloves, and a hooded sweatshirt at the time of the robbery.

When he entered the store, he told the three people inside — including a young girl — to get on the floor. The gunman took an undetermined amount of cash from a register and fled out the back of the store.

Anyone with information is asked to call the Crime Stopper program at 419-255-9111. Callers may remain anonymous and could qualify for a cash reward.



Guidelines: Please keep your comments smart and civil. Don't attack other readers personally, and keep your language decent. If a comment violates these standards or our privacy statement or visitor's agreement, click the "X" in the upper right corner of the comment box to report abuse. To post comments, you must be a Facebook member. To find out more, please visit the FAQ.

Related stories