Citizens For A Better Norwood

Thursday, May 06, 2010

NY jewelry wholesaler robbed at Rookwood

Fox 19 is reporting that yesterday afternoon, two men approached a Brooklyn, NY jewelry wholesaler leaving William Effler Jewelers in Rookwood Pavilion and took 2 cases of jewelry from him worth $500,000. The victim initially fought back but gave up when the men pulled out a knife. According to a Channel 9 report, Cincinnati police are searching for 3 men and that all of them were wearing surgical masks. They fled the scene in a black van. Anyone with information about this incident is asked to call Crimestoppers at 352-3040. You don't have to give your name and you may be eligible for a reward if your tips lead to an arrest.