Surveillance Video - Jewelry Store Smash & Grab Robbery

Police are asking for the public's help in identifying the suspects who robbed a downtown jewelry store in broad daylight Monday.

Police have detained a man and two women in connection with the robbery, which occurred about 1 p.m. at Glendale's Jewelry Mart in the 200 block of North Brand Boulevard. Immediately after the robbery, the trio led police on a chase from Glendale to South Los Angeles, where they were eventually detained, police said.

Surveillance video of the incident released by Glendale police on Tuesday showed at least six people using axes and hammers to bust jewelry cases open while others scooped merchandise into open bags.

Witnesses reported seeing the suspects in Monday's robbery entering at least two cars, including a burgundy Buick, Lorenz said. They provided police with descriptions of the vehicles and suspects.

Police are lookng for multiple suspects, described as black, between 18 and 25 and driving a dark later-model Dodge Charger.

Anyone with details about the robbery is urged to call Glendale police at (818) 548-3987, or Glendale Crime Stoppers at (818) 507-7867. To remain anonymous, call the Los Angeles Regional Crime Stoppers' tip line at (800) 222-TIPS.
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