Armed man makes off with $20,000 in jewelry, police say
State police are investigating a Thursday robbery at a Kay Jewelers store in Hanover Township, Lehigh County, where an armed man made off with $20,000 in jewelry.
The robbery happened at 10:09 a.m. at 944 Airport Center Drive. According to Trooper Nathan Branosky, a man wearing a ski mask and a black parka pulled a gun on employees and made off with the jewelry and $140 in cash from the register.
The man, who was carrying an orange bag, fled on foot, Branosky said. Police did not say if he got into a car.
Anyone with information is asked to call the state police Bethlehem barracks at 610-861-2026.
— Manuel Gamiz Jr.