Officers responded to Ben Bridge Jewelers at the Westfield Santa Anita Mall yesterday, on a grand theft having just occurred. A male suspect entered the store at about 1:40 PM, posing as a customer, asking to see some high end diamonds. After the clerk removed the diamonds from the case, the suspect snatched the diamonds from the counter and fled. The suspect made off in a grey colored, Ford Mustang. He was described as a 25-30 year old, African-American, wearing a long sleeved white shirt and dark pants.
If you witnessed the theft or have information on the suspect or suspect vehicle, please call APD Detectives at (626) 574-5160.