Thieves used a car during a La Verne jewelry store robbery and run off with $300,000 worth of merchandise.
The shocking surveillance footage shows the suspects crashing into the store before ransacking the cases and making off with $300,000 worth of merchandise.
La Verne Police Department Press Release
The La Verne Police Department is investigating a robbery that occurred at Rodeo Jewelers, located at 1560 Foothill Boulevard.
On July 1st, 2023, at approximately 12:16 PM, a white four door sedan was driven through the glass storefront of the jewelry store.
Four male suspects entered the store, shattered display cases, and loaded several bags with jewelry. One employee was assaulted during the robbery and sustained non-life threatening injuries. The suspects then exited the store with the stolen jewelry and fled the scene in a secondary getaway vehicle described as black sedan.
The La Verne Police Department is actively investigating this incident including processing the vehicle that remained at the scene. There are no further details at this time.
The La Verne Police Department reiterates its commitment to the safety and support of all community members and businesses affected by these heinous crimes.