Downtown Waukesha jewelry shop robbed Tuesday afternoon

Suspect displayed a semi-automatic style handgun

April 9, 2013

Krumrich's Jewelers in downtown Waukesha was robbed early Tuesday afternoon.

According to Capt. Ron Oremus of the Waukesha Police Department a subject entered the store at 12:36 p.m. and displayed a semi-automatic style handgun and demanded money.

He left the store, 234 W. Main St., on foot after obtaining an undisclosed amount of cash.

The suspect is described as a white male about 6 feet tall, thin build, early 20’s, with about a day’s worth of whiskers, wearing a black hoodie and jeans.

Oremus said officers made a check of the surrounding area, but did not locate the suspect. There is no suspect vehicle information available at this time, Oremus said.

No one was injured during the robbery.

Anyone with information should contact Detective Dan Neumann at (262) 524-3818.

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