Man Wanted for Swiping Jewelry From Tiffany & Co. on Fifth Avenue
MIDTOWN EAST — Police are looking for a dapper bandit who swiped two necklaces from the counter at Tiffany & Co.'s famed Fifth Avenue shop.
Police said the man was well-dressed in a dark suit-and-tie when he entered the shop at 727 Fifth Ave. around 3 p.m. Friday. He began chatting up a store employee before grabbing two necklaces from the counter and fleeing the store, cops said.
Anyone with information is asked to call Crime Stoppers at (800) 577-TIPS (8477). The public can also submit their tips by logging onto Crime Stoppers' website at www.nypdcrimestoppers.com or by texting their tips to CRIMES (274637), then enter TIP577.