Robber hits Oak Cliff pawn shop three times

village-jewelryDallas police say the same robber has hit a Fort Worth Avenue pawn shop every other month since September.

The man enters the store, waits for customers to leave and then orders employees to the back of the store, where he forces them at gunpoint to open the safe.

In the first two robberies, Sept. 9 and Nov. 10, the robber wore a cap and hoodie. But in the third robbery, Jan. 9, he wore a floppy hat. All of the robberies were between noon at 4 p.m. at Village Jewelry and Loan, 2010 Fort Worth Ave.

Victims described the robber as 25 to 30 years old, between 5-foot-7 and 5-foot-9 and weihing 150-180 pounds.

Here is surveillance camera video:

By |2016-01-25T11:17:45-05:00January 25th, 2016|Crime, News|1 Comment

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  1. […] noticed the hat and the chin hair look similar to those of the robber who held up a pawn shop on Fort Worth Avenue three times between Sept. 2015 and January of […]

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