FAIRFIELD – Police are investigating the theft of thousands of dollars worth of rings, bracelets and necklaces in an early-morning break-in over the weekend at Lenox Jewelers, 2379 Black Rock Turnpike.
A security guard with Homeguard, which has offices below the store, heard the sound of glass breaking a little after 1 a.m. Saturday, police said. He called ADT, the jewelry store’s alarm company, which then contacted police.
Glass display cases at the front of the store were smashed and an undetermined amount of jewelry was missing, police said. A canine from the Bridgeport Police Department was brought in to help track the suspect, but was unsuccessful in picking up the trail of any suspects.
Sgt. James Perez said there several security cameras at the shopping center and police are reviewing videotapes of the incident.