Masked thieves in black layers held up a jewelry boutique in Irving, CA, in full view of cameras.

According to JCK magazine, on Nov. 17, seven armed robbers walked into an Irving, Calif., jewelry boutique with guns drawn—in full view of security cameras. They acted so quickly, that police are having trouble identifying their ethnicity and gender from the video recordings.

Read more in the article at JCK :: Bold Jewelry Heist


This always scares jewelers. Just by offering and displaying expensive gems and jewelry, we tend to attract people wanting a quick buck. And the ones that make threats with lethal weapons are not our favorites. Although it seems these happen all the time, they are actually much more rare than the media makes you believe.