Fourth Squad detectives areinvestigating an incident that occurred on Thursday, November 30, 2017 at 8:25pm in Lawrence.
According to detectives, thevictim, a jeweler by trade, after returning home from visiting numerous jewelrystores in the five boroughs of New York City and walking up to his front doorrolling a suitcase containing approximately $380,000 worth of jewelry, had thebag pulled from his hand by two unknown males who then fled west on MarbridgeRoad towards Meadow Lane. He then observed them entering a minivan that wasparked on Meadow Lane. After returning his car to follow the subjects, thevictim lost sight of the vehicle.
The uninjured 51 year oldwas unable to further describe the subjects.
Detectives request anyonewith information regarding the above incident to call Crime Stoppers at1-800-244-TIPS. All callers will remain anonymous.
Details by: Det. Hernandez/4thSquad 12/01/17/0200/6672