Thief smashes jewelry case with rock in Ford City Mall

The male suspect entered the store and shattered the case, Chicago police said.

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Someone robbed a jewelry store by smashing a rock through a case in the Ford City Mall.

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A thief used a rock to shatter a jewelry case and steal its contents Tuesday in Ford City on the Southwest Side.

The male suspect entered a store in the 7600 block of South Cicero Avenue about 2:40 p.m. and smashed through the case, Chicago police said.

The theft happened in the Ford City Mall, a source said.

No one is in custody, and Area Central detectives are investigating.

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