Robbers set off fireworks at Zales in Florida mall to steal a Rolex Watch
Sunrise, FL — Cops are searching for suspects who set off fireworks inside a huge Florida mall on New Year's Eve as a ploy to steal one Rolex watch. The single stolen watch was valued at $11,400.00 according to company representatives.
Sunrise Law Enforcement stated that surveillance video showed a man trying on the now stolen Rolex at the Zales store at the Sawgrass Mills mall. When the fireworks went off, a ruckus ensued and freaked out shoppers and employees ran for cover believing gunfire had erupted. The surveillance video showed the man hurriedly running out the store entrance with the expensive Rolex watch remaining on his wrist after the literal fireworks started.
Cops have few details on the suspects. The Miami Herald reported that the Rolex is reference No. 16260 with a blue dial.