On Tuesday, January 17, 2012, at 5 p.m., police responded to a call for a robbery at a jewelry store Ishwar Jewellers in the Islington Avenue/Albion Road area.
It is reported that:
– five men walked into a jewelry store armed with sledgehammers
– the suspects smashed several jewelry display counters
– the suspects placed jewelry trays in large pop-up laundry hampers
– the suspects stole jewelry valued at $500,000
– the suspects fled the scene in a dark older mini-van, leaving two sledgehammers behind
The sledgehammers are described as 6 lb., Garant Grizzley.