By Miriam Raftery
Photo: Screenshot from surveillance video, courtesy of ECM news partner 10 News
March 16, 2018 (El Cajon) – The owner of Forever Fine Jewelry has suffered a devastating loss after thieves stole $200,000 worth of gold and silver jewelry. A group of nine people, including five men and women with babies, distracted the owner while a woman dressed in black, shown on surveillance video, crawled on the floor to snatch jewelry from display cases and a safe in a back room, 10 News reports.
The owner, an Iraqi immigrant who came here a decade ago,borrowed money from family to start the business and had no insurance for the losses, NBC 7 reports.