Altamonte Springs jewelry store robbed while customers shop

2 sought in smash-and-grab at Jared ‚Äčthe Galleria of Jewelry

By Melodi Smith - Multimedia Journalist

ALTAMONTE SPRINGS, Fla. - An Altamonte Springs jewelry store was robbed at gunpoint Thursday night while customers were shopping, police said.

The robbery was reported at Jared the Galleria of Jewelry at 229 E. Altamonte Drive.

Altamonte Springs police said two males entered the jewelry store with a gun and hammer-like tool while employees and customers were inside.

The duo smashed a display and took an unknown amount of jewelry before fleeing, police said.

No injuries were reported.

A detailed description of the assailants has not been released.

An investigation is continuing.

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