Hemet police are searching for four suspects who were seen robbing a jewelry store just after 6:30 p.m., on Monday Jan. 28 in the Hemet Valley Mall, officials reported today.
Multiple calls came in regarding a robbery-in-progress and as responding officers arrived on scene a witness reported seeing several suspects leaving the area.
Additional officers combed the area but were unable to find the masked suspects or their car.
According to Lt. Dickson, the suspects allegedly shattered display cases with hammers and made off with numerous jewelry items.
Two employees who were working at the store during the nine-second robbery were uninjured.
“The suspect vehicle was described as an older, dark blue, Honda Civic four-door,” Lt. Dickson added.
Anyone with additional information regarding this crime is urged to call 866-640-TIPS (8477) or online at www.crimestoppersplus.org.