PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — Philadelphia Police say two burglars received away with greater than $1 million of excessive-finish jewellery after breaking right into a Northeast Philadelphia store.
Police: Burglars Steal Up To $1 Million Value Of Jewels From Retailer
Police say it occurred early Monday morning at Kim Thanh Jewellery situated within the 5500 block of Whitaker Avenue.
Investigators say the pair broke right into a roof part of the adjoining Bambu Café – a drink and dessert bar – after which smashed via a wall to get into the jewellery retailer.
However earlier than making their entry, police say the pair minimize numerous telephone and safety wires.
As soon as inside the jewellery store, police say they used pry instruments to interrupt into a big protected.
Northeast Detectives say unfastened diamonds, rings, pendants and Rolex watches valued at $1.three million have been taken from the protected.
Police have grainy video from inside the jewellery retailer displaying two masked males wearing white coveralls at work.