New Jersey State Police seek man wanted for stealing nearly $200K in jewelry

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Thursday, November 12, 2020
Jewel theif caught on camera in South Jersey
Police in South Jersey are searching for a man captured on camera in a jewelry store robbery.

Police in South Jersey released pictures of a suspected thief who they say stole roughly $200,000 worth of jewelry from three stores.

Investigators say the man grabbed two diamond rings from a display case at David Arlen Jewelry in Hainesport on November 2.

Police said he drove away from the scene in a black BMW sedan.

A man fitting the same description is also wanted for robbing jewelry stores in Marlton and in Haddon Heights.

Police described the suspect as a black male, approximately 5'9" with a thin build.

He was last seen wearing a gray zip-up sweatshirt with a "Puma" emblem on the right chest area, "BMW" emblem on the left chest area and the words "BMW MotorSports" on the back.

The man also wore a gold watch on his left wrist and used an iPhone in a red case with a $2 dollar bill inside.

Anyone with information is asked to contact the New Jersey State Police Bordentown Station Detective Bureau at 908-298-1171.