Police are investigating the armed robbery, which took place at approximately 8:32 p.m. at the Mall in Columbia. Three suspects entered the store, used hammers to break the glass of two jewelry display cases and stole watches. When an employee confronted them, one suspect threatened him with a hammer and the suspects fled. No one was injured.
The suspects are described as black males in their late teens. The first suspect is described as 5'8" to 5'10" tall, 160 pounds, wearing a black hat and hooded sweatshirt. The second suspect is described as 5'8" to 5'10" tall, wearing a black hooded sweatshirt. The third suspect is described as 5'11" to 6'1" tall, 170 pounds, wearing a gray hooded sweatshirt.
There is video of the crime at: https://www.facebook.com/video.php?v=789670847736943