NYPD seeks duo for stealing about $24K in jewels from Midtown Manhattan store

Police are looking for this man and woman (inset) for stealing close to $24,000 inGoogle Maps/NYPD

A couple that steals together, stays together.

 

Police are looking for a duo that entered a Madison Avenue jewelry store earlier this week and got away with close to $24,000 in jewels.

 

On Monday, Dec. 14 at about 3:10 p.m. the suspects entered Links of London, located at 535 Madison Ave., where the female suspect took eight pieces of jewelry from a display case while her male counterpart blocked the employee’s view, police said. The couple then fled to parts unknown.

 

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The female suspect is described to be in her late 40s, have a light complexion, blonde hair and was wearing glasses. The man is in his early 50s, standing about 5 feet 10 inches and was last seen wearing black-framed glasses.

 

Police have released surveillance images of the duo.

Anyone with information is asked to call the NYPD's Crime Stoppers Hotline at 1-800-577-TIPS or by texting to 274637 (CRIMES) and then entering TIP577.

Tips from the public may also be submitted online towww.nypdcrimestoppers.com.