Man looking at ring grabs it from employee and runs out of the store

Posted at 11:59 AM, Feb 01, 2018
and last updated 2018-02-01 12:00:53-05

A man ran out of a Zales jewelry store with a $10,000 ring. Westminster Police released surveillance pictures of the man.

This happened on Saturday, Jan. 27 at the store inside the Town Mall of Westminster.

The man asked to look at a 14K white gold diamond cluster ring. The sales associate took it out of the display case, the man grabbed it and ran out of the store.

Police said the man asked to look at the same ring the day before and told the sales associate he'd be back for it.

Anyone with information should contact Sergeant Jeffrey Schuster of the Westminster Police Department by calling (410) 848-4646.

You can also send a confidential text to 847411, keyword TIPWPD or contact the TIPS line at (410) 857-8477.

A $1,000 reward is being offered for information leading to the arrest and conviction of the person responsible.