CRIME OF THE WEEK
Robbery At Mars Jewelry Store
CONTRIBUTED BY: Det. Elwood L. Baldwin Jr.
July 11, 2022
On June 22 around 4:15 p.m., a Black male suspect entered Mars Jewelry Store located at 230 Southpark Circle in Colonial Heights' Southpark Mall. The suspect walked around the store for several minutes trying on several pieces of jewelry, valued at about $40,000, before backing out of the store. When confronted by the store employees, the suspect pulled a black pistol from a bag and threatened them before fleeing the scene.