Video: Nassau Detectives Investigating Brazen Robbery at Tourneau Jewelers in Roosevelt Field Mall
September 19, 2014
(Long Island, NY) The Nassau County Robbery Squad is investigating a Robbery that occurred in East Garden City on Tuesday, September 16, 2014 at 5:20 pm.
According to detectives, three male subjects entered Tourneau Jewelers located in the Roosevelt Field Mall, 630 Old Country Road and approached two male salesmen working in the Rolex section of the store. The three subjects suddenly produced hammers and began smashing several display cases and removed an undetermined amount of Rolex watches. The subjects fled the store heading south through Macy’s Department Store and out the south entrance of the mall. The subjects were observed entering a green Ford Pick Up truck with gray running boards that traveled east on Ring Road.
Three subjects entered Tourneau Jewelers and began smashing display cases and made off with numerous Rolex watches.
Subject one is described as black, 20-30 years of age, 5’8”- 5 ‘10” tall, light colored sweatshirt with unknown lettering on front, dark pants and a skull cap. Subject two is described as black, 20-30 years of age, mustache, dark skull cap, dark suede jacket. Subject three is described as black, 20-30 years of age. 6’1”-6’3” tall, mustache, dark hooded sweatshirt, dark clothing.
Detectives request that anyone with information regarding this crime to contact the Nassau County Crime Stoppers at 1-800-244-TIPS. All callers will remain anonymous.
There was no word on whether or not this incident is connected to a similar smash and grab at Tourneau Jewelers in Westchester last month although the suspects descriptions and method of operation is extremely similar.
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