On November 19, 2015 at about 11:30 A.M., the suspect entered the Sears store at the Southwest Center Mall and approached the jewelry counter. The suspect asked to see a ring in the display so the sales associate pulled out the ring and gave it to the suspect. When the sales associate looked away, the suspect put the ring in his pocket and gave the associate a fake ring in its place. The suspect then walked out the door and left the location.
The suspect is described as a 6’0 to 6’2 Black male in his early to mid 20’s. Detectives from the Dallas Police Southwest Investigative Unit are asking for the public’s help in identifying this suspect.
If you have any information about this offense please contact Southwest Investigative Detective Cleary at 214-670-7471. This offense is documented on case number 271232-2015.
On September 8, 2015 at about 3:00 a.m., two suspects pried open the rear door of the Buckner Gold and Silver business. The suspects disconnected the alarm system from the wall and then began to empty shelves of jewelry into a large plastic trash can they found at the location. The suspects are seen on video examining the business’ safe before they exit through the rear door with the stolen jewelry. This offense is documented on case number 208684-2015.
The Dallas Police Department is asking for the public’s assistance in this offense. If you have information that can help solve this crime, please contact the Crime Stoppers Tip line at 214-373-TIPS (8477).
On April 9, 2014, Dallas Police Detective Alan Solis received a Theft offense from a local Dallas jewelry store. During the investigation, Detective Solis determined the suspect was an employee of the jewelry store and was selling the jewelry on Craig’s List.
Management from the store was able to provide Detective Solis with stockroom video of the suspect removing jewelry from inventory and placing it in her purse. Detective Solis had the suspect arrested after securing a warrant. A search incident to arrest revealed numerous items belonging to the jewelry store in the suspect’s purse.
The suspect admitted that she had been stealing from the jewelry store since January 2014 and selling the items on Craig’s List. Based on information gleaned from the interview, Detective Solis secured and executed a search warrant of the suspect’s apartment. Numerous additional items belonging to the jewelry store were located at the suspect’s apartment. The total amount of the property recovered from the suspect’s purse and apartment were valued at approximately $18,800.
The suspect was placed in jail for theft with additional charges forthcoming.