STAMFORD, Conn. (PIX11) — Stamford police are searching for a man who they say robbed a jewelry store and pepper-sprayed two people.
According to police, a man in a wheelchair entered the Sidney Thomas Jewelry Store at the Stamford Town Center Saturday afternoon.
After trying on several Rolex watches, he slid a $25,000 watch onto his wrist.
Police say the man got out of his wheelchair and ran out of the store, knocking over an employee and a security guard.
The suspect allegedly pepper-sprayed the two before running out of the store, leaving behind his wheelchair and a hat.
Stamford police say the suspect is approximately in his mid 40’s, six-feet-tall and weighs about 200 pounds.
He has no facial hair and is bald.Anyone with information is asked to call BCI Squad B Crimes against Persons at 203-977-4417.