Police identify 2 suspects in Diamond District jewelry heist

Kimberly Dole
September 10, 2019 - 3:38 pm

NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- Police have identified two of the suspects in connection to a robbery that occurred on August 25, at Avianne Jewelers, located in Manhattan's Diamond District.

Officials identified 39-year-old Jaysean Sutton and 27-year-old Pedro Davila as two suspects and are now searching for their whereabouts.


Police say the men posed as customers inquiring about purchasing jewelry.

Two of the suspects proceeded to brandish firearms, forcing four individuals to a back room, where they were zip-tied and duct taped.

The suspects removed an undetermined amount of jewelry from the safes and display cases before fleeing. 

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