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$40,000 Diamond Stolen From Mall Jeweler

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(Courtesy Farmington Police)

(Courtesy Farmington Police)

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Farmington Police are looking for a suspect who made off with a $40,000 diamond from Michael’s Jewelers at Westfarms Mall Tuesday.

Police say the man, posing as a customer,  entered the store around noontime,  asked to see that specific diamond,  then ran off as soon as the clerk handed it to him.  Police say he left the mall in a black, four-door Chevy Cruz with Florida license plate N274GA driven by another man.

The suspect  was wearing a blue and white shirt with vertical and horizontal stripes, jeans and tan boots.  He had large earrings with square clusters of stones in each ear.  He’s an African American, with a shaved head, about six-feet tall and a thin build.  He was wearing glasses.

Anyone with information us asked to call Farmington Police at at (860) 675-2400, or Detective Tracy Enns at (860) 675-2463. Anonymous tips can be left at (860) 675-2483.

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