SMYRNA, Ga. - Employees at a Smyrna jewelry store are stepping up security after three men robbed the business last week.
Channel 2's Ross Cavitt spoke with detectives, who said the first robber fled the scene, and within seconds, the other two had the owner and two customers at gunpoint. They eventually took the terrified store owner alone to the back as they started looting the merchandise.
"The owner was being super cooperative with
But it wasn't enough, even after the trio had stolen bags of jewelry, Smith said. One of the robbers then pistol-whipped the owner, causing a wound that needed six
"He gave them everything that they asked
The trio had just made it to a safe when another customer came to the door and peered in, seemingly realizing something bad was going on. That caused the heavily armed trio to leave their victim bleeding in the back as they dashed off.
"Please, please report these guys in. They did a terrible act, they violently hit him in the head with a gun, and had not it been
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