OKEMOS - A brazen day-time smash-and-grab robbery happens at one of the area's best know jewelry stores. Just before 2 o'clock Monday afternoon two men used a hammer to smash a display case at Becky Beauchine Kulka Diamond and Fine Jewelry at the Meridian Crossing shopping plaza in Okemos. The thieves smashed the case and took jewelry and then left out the back door of the business.
The suspects are described as both being black males, 20-30 years of age. One suspect was wearing a yellow stocking cap, a white with blue sleeved letterman jacket and khaki pants. The second suspect was wearing a blue hoodie and blue jeans. Both were wearing gloves.
The suspects are believed to have left the area in a blue or black Ford Fusion with Michigan registration CLB5712.
Anyone with information about the robbery is asked to contact the Meridian Township Police Department at (517) 853-4800, CrimeStoppers at (517) 483-STOP, or submit an anonymous tip on Meridian Township's various social media sites.