ROBBERY - RICHMOND, BRITISH COLUMBIA
Sep 13, 2016
Bulletin 2016-2124

On Tuesday, September 13th 2016 at approximately 4:00pm 3 subjects entered a retail jewellery store located in Aberdeen Centre, Richmond, BC.  The subjects began smashing showcases with hammers and removing jewellery which they put into bags they carried with them.  Mall Security attended the scene; succeeded in disarming one of the subjects of his hammer and ultimately retrieved one of the bags of stolen jewellery.  No injuries to store personnel or Mall Security were reported.

The subjects are all described as male, all wearing construction type clothing and surgical masks.  The subjects fled the area in a gray GMC Sierra pickup truck.  The truck was found abandoned shortly afterwards by police.  The truck was identified as having been stolen from the Surrey BC area.

Anyone with information regarding this incident, who hasn't already spoken with Police, is asked to contact Cst. Sandra Chan of the Richmond RCMP 604-278-1212 or Crime Stoppers 1-800-222-8477 referring to Police File #16-30699.

                                    

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