Group sought by NYPD in Bronx jewelry store robbery

NYPD Bronx jewelry store robbery
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NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- Police seek to track down a group in connection to a jewelry store robbery that occurred in the Bronx on Monday.

Officials said the group of men and women entered Gold Cash Inc. located at 219 East 188th Street at about 9:30 p.m. and triggered the alarm system prompting employees to respond to the location immediately.

The suspects then began to assault the employees before taking $800,000 in jewelry and $5,000 in cash.

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One victim was transported to St. Barnabas Hospital in stable condition. Three victims refused medical attention.

No arrests have been made and an investigation remains ongoing.

Anyone with information is asked to call the NYPD's Crime Stoppers Hotline at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477).