PIO Number: 17-10-25

Date: Oct. 24, 2017

Just before 1:45 p.m. on Oct. 14, a lanky man walked into Nina's Jewelry and Watch Supercenter located at 7112 N. University Drive in Tamarac. He asked the staff to look at several gold chains before he finally chose a 24-inch, 10-karat gold chain with an anchor design to try on. While admiring himself in a mirror, he abruptly turned and ran out of the store.

Staff tried to impede his exit but the robber was able to push his way through. He fled on foot and jumped a fence near the rear of the plaza.

The subject is described as a male with a very thin build, about 6 feet tall, with a long dark beard and a dark complexion. He wore dark pants, a gray long-sleeve sweatshirt, a gray backpack and a bright blue hair covering.

Anyone with information is asked to contact BSO Robbery Unit Det. Mark Copley at 954-321-4738 or Broward Crime Stoppers, anonymously, at 954-493-TIPS (8477) or Anonymous tips that lead to an arrest are eligible for a reward of up to $3,000.

MEDIA NOTE: The surveillance video is on our website, Click Here!

Gina Carter/PIO

Search The Site

Contact Us

Broward's Sheriff's Office
2601 West Broward Boulevard
Fort Lauderdale, FL 33312

Dial 911 for Emergencies Only

Non-Emergencies (954) 764-HELP (4357)

To report a crime tip (954) 493-TIPS (8477)

To report abuse (800) 96-ABUSE (22873)

General Information (954) 765-4321

Privacy Policy - Under Florida law, e-mail addresses are public records. If you do not want your e-mail address released in response to a public-records request, do not send electronic mail to this entity. Instead, contact this office by phone or in writing.

Terms of Use - © 2018 Broward County Sheriff's Office.
All rights reserved. This information is made available to the public and law enforcement in the interest of public safety. Any unauthorized use of this information is forbidden and subject to criminal prosecution.

Accessibility Policy

Social Terms of Use - The Broward Sheriff’s Office (“Agency”) Social Media Terms of Use establishes guidelines for Agency- maintained social media sites, pages and posts on social media networks, including but not limited to Facebook, Instagram, Twitter and YouTube.