Friday, February 17, 2006
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Gwinnett Daily Post
QuikTrip robbed of $30
•LAWRENCEVILLE - The QuikTrip at 2110 Riverside Parkway was robbed Sunday by a masked gunman.
The suspect entered the store at about 5 a.m. wearing a blue ski mask and snuck up behind a clerk, putting a gun to his back. The robber then told the clerk to go to the register and keep his hands out in the open, according to a police report.
The thief took $30 from the safe and fled in a silver, two-door Honda toward Ga. Highway 120, the report said.
Jewelry store held up
•LILBURN - An unidentified Hispanic man on Monday robbed Jazmin Jewelry & Gifts at 440 Pleasant Hill Road.
The suspect entered about 3:35 p.m. and shopped for 25 to 30 minutes, asking to see several pieces of jewelry. After several minutes, an employee grew suspicious and activated a silent alarm, according to a police report.
The man then approached the cash register and brandished a gun, grabbing a necklace, bracelet and coin charm from the employee. Police are analyzing a surveillance video from the store.
The suspect is described as a Hispanic man with a slim build, about 5 feet 9 inches tall, 150 pounds, and has a scar in the shape of an X over his right eye.
- From staff reports