Jewelry store smash-and-grab robbery thwarted by employees

HUNTINGTON BEACH, Calif. (KCAL/KCBS) – Some smash-and-grab robbers got more than they bargained for when they hit up a jewelry store in California over the weekend.

The employees fought back, and the thieves ran away empty-handed.

There are two things that are vital in a smash-and-grab: the smash, which one

 

Video shows smash-and-grab thefts at Roseville Galleria jewelry store

Video shows smash-and-grab thefts at Roseville Galleria jewelry store



AT THE SCENE. THIEVES, TARGET A ROSEVILLE GALLERIA JEWELRY STORE. IN THE MIDDLE OF THE DAY. SMASHING THESE COUNTERTOPS AND STEALING AS MUCH JEWELRY AS THEY CAN. THE THEFT, TOOK

 

California smash-and-grab robbers acted ‘casual’ during jewelry heist: police

The 10 to 15 sledgehammer-wielding suspects accused of orchestrating a smash-and-grab robbery at a jewelry store inside a California mall this week are being described by police as acting “so casual it was almost scary.” 

The incident, which was captured on video, happened early Tuesday afternoon at Prestigio Jewelers at

 

California gang steals $100K in jewelry during smash-and-grab

Shocking video shows a smash-and-grab gang using hammers to take over a California shopping center — allegedly swiping around $100,000 of jewelry after threatening customers and staff.

The footage shows the gang of nine suddenly swarming La Placita Tropicana shopping center in San Jose with the hammers already in their

 

7-year sentence, restitution ordered in $235K smash-and-grab jewelry heist near Millcreek Mall

A sentencing hearing has ended half of the federal criminal case over a $235,715 smash-and-grab robbery at a jewelry store near the Millcreek Mall in November 2018.

A Detroit man was sentenced to seven years in federal prison and ordered to pay restitution for working with a co-defendant to carry