Oct 22, 2013 2:43 PM
Chico Police Officers responded to an alarm at AicoraGems Jewelry Box Gallery located at 1334 Mangrove Ave in Chico just after 7:30 a.m. Tuesday. When they arrived they met with the owner and found a window in the back of the business had been smashed. Police speculate this is where the burglar made his entry into the gallery.
According to the department’s press release, the suspect entered the store and immediately went to the cash register where he took an undisclosed amount of cash. The suspect then fled out of the back door of the business. Police believe the suspect was inside the store for less than 30 seconds.
The photo included in this story was taken from the gallery’s surveillance camera during the time of the burglary. The suspect is believed to be a white male approximately 25 years old, 5’10” and 160 pounds. The suspect was wearing a blue and grey stripped hoodie with a white shirt underneath. He may also have a mole or other type mark on the right side of his face.
Anyone with information about this case is asked to contact the Chico Police Department.
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