Trio caught on camera stealing from Miami jewelry store – NBC 6 South Florida
The owner of a Miami jewelry store offers a reward for information on a trio who were caught robbing the business.
The burglary happened on August 22 at Ashley Jewelry on NE 55th Street.
“I’m just trying to find out the truth about it,” said owner Jorge Fernandez.
Fernandez believes the three men came prepared with tools and a plan.
“I think it was planned by someone who knows me or knows a friend of mine because it’s impossible. There are seven workshops and I was only targeted by me,” he said. declared.
Surveillance footage showed the men initially tried to open the safe from the front, but eventually managed to break it open from the side.
Fernandez said he took $300,000 worth of items, including seven watches, Cuban link necklaces and diamonds.
“It hurt me, it’s hard work,” he said. “It’s not like it came from heaven or anything, you know. It’s my hard work.”
The thieves also stole a gold testing device worth $20,000. The theft of this item is what affects Fernandez the most.
“I need this tool to work. Without it, I can’t work,” he said.
The masked men exited through an emergency exit and drove off in a red sedan.
The owner hopes someone will recognize them or recognize the car and offer a reward between $5,000 and $10,000.
The police are investigating the burglary. Anyone with information is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 305-471-TIPS.