February 21, 2021

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Suspect arrested in series of jewelry store thefts

DOVER, Del. (AP) — A Delaware man has been arrested in connection with a series of jewelry store robberies in New Jersey and is a suspect in similar robberies in other states, authorities said.

Michael Larbi, 22, of Dover was taken into custody by U.S. Marshals last week, according to the Evesham Township Police Department in New Jersey. He was being held at a Delaware prison pending extradition to New Jersey, authorities said.

Evesham police said Larbi stole about $77,000 worth of jewelry from Billig Jewelers in Marlton, New Jersey, on Oct. 28. Larbi reportedly told the staff that he

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Jewelry store robbery was violent, brazen, gut-wrenching

HONOLULU (KHON2) — A business owner describes Wednesday’s robbery of his jewelry store in Restaurant Row as violent, brazen and gut-wrenching. He says the thieves took several thousand dollars in goods and even more damage was done to the store.

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The thieves were in and out of the store in less than two minutes and the owner says he was shocked by the amount of damage done in that short of a time. The theft happened around 1:40 a.m. at the Opal Fields jewelry store. Surveillance video shows

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Police need help to ID motorcyclists who robbed Kakaako jewelry store

  • COURTESY HPD
                                Suspect in jewelry store robbery is unknown male with dark helmet and dark clothing.

    COURTESY HPD

    Suspect in jewelry store robbery is unknown male with dark helmet and dark clothing.

  • COURTESY HPD
                                Suspect in jewelry store robbery is unknown male with dark helmet and dark clothing.

    COURTESY HPD

    Suspect in jewelry store robbery is unknown male with dark helmet and dark clothing.

Honolulu police are asking for help in identifying two male motorcyclists who robbed a jewelry store at Waterfront Plaza in Kakaako Wednesday.

The two motorcyclists arrived on motorcycles at about 1:39 a.m. on their motorcycles at Opal Fields jewelry store in the plaza, also known as Restaurant Row.

One suspect, armed with a handgun, ordered a security guard onto the ground and took his work radio and cellphone.

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Inside Repossi’s New Monaco Store, Where the Jewelry Seems Extra-Shiny

RISE and SHINE Gaia Repossi, the artistic director of her family’s namesake brand.



Photo:

Florian Holzherr

IN 2014, Gaia Repossi, the artistic director of Repossi, tapped architect Rem Koolhaas’s firm, OMA, to create the Paris flagship for her family’s fine jewelry brand. She was looking for something at the intersection of art, architecture and design, and OMA delivered a glossy store full of reflective metal finishes. Recently, when Repossi turned to revamping the brand’s Monaco boutique, she wanted something equally inspired. This time, she chose to work with Flavin Judd, the

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