Thieves uses fireworks in jewelry store distraction robbery
MIAMI-DADE COUNTY, Fla. (CBS12) —
Police are looking for at least two people who used fireworks in a robbery of a jewelry store in Miami-Dade County.
The robbery happened at Mayors Jewelers at the Dadeland Mall on Sunday night.
Investigators said a man asked to be shown a valuable timepiece. At that very moment, a second person set off fireworks near the store as a distraction. Police said shoppers scattered and the man with the timepiece took off.
Miami-Dade Fire Rescue treated several people for minor injuries from the pandemonium.