Haldimand OPP responded to an alarm at the Hagersville Jewellers on Main Street North at 5:38 a.m. Saturday. A witness had also called to report they had seen a vehicle smash into the front of the building and a person appeared to be inside the business.
The vehicle had been reported stolen from an Alma Street North, Hagersville address moments earlier. When police arrived, the vehicle was still at the scene, however the suspect had fled on foot southbound on Main with a quantity of stolen jewellery.
The suspect, believed to be a female, is described as approximately 5′ tall, with a slim build, wearing a black coat and black pants.
OPP is asking anyone who may have noticed any suspicious persons, or who may have any information regarding this incident to contact them at 1-888-310-1122.
Should you wish to remain anonymous, you may call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS) or leave an anonymous online message at www.helpsolvecrime.com where you may be eligible to receive a cash reward of up to $2000.