HOUSTON – Houston Crime Stoppers hopes someone in the public may be able to provide clues in a heist that led to the theft of $190,000 in high-end watches.
It happened at a store inside the Galleria mall shortly before 3 a.m. Monday, Feb. 13, according to Houston Police.
Two unknown suspects (view images) went into the mall by breaking through several glass doors, causing $17,000 in damage. The suspects then broke into a store inside the mall and stole the watches.
The suspects fled in an unknown direction.
Police provided these descriptions of the suspects, but they were well-covered: Suspect #1: Unknown suspect, wearing a black hooded sweatshirt, black pants, shoes and gloves. (Holding hammer type of tool used to break glass). Suspect #2: Unknown suspect, wearing a blue hooded sweatshirt or jacket, dark pants, shoes and light colored gloves. (Holding dark bag)
Crime Stoppers will pay up to $5,000 for information leading to the charging and/or arrest of the suspect in this case. Information may be reported by calling 713-222-TIPS (8477) or submitted online at www.crime-stoppers.org. Tips may also be sent via a text message by texting the following: TIP610 plus the information to CRIMES (274637). All tipsters remain anonymous.