Deputies search for man accused of diamond heist

Investigators say man with handgun demanded bridal diamonds

Author: John Whalen, News Associate Producer
Published On: Jan 04 2014 10:00:00 PM CST   Updated On: Jan 04 2014 10:03:32 PM CST
ZALES
HARRIS COUNTY, Texas -

Deputies are searching for a man whose accused of committing a diamond heist in broad daylight.

That robbery happened around 11:00 a.m. Saturday at the Zales jewelry store, located on FM 1960 near Champions Forrest Drive in northwest Harris County.

Investigators said the man, who was wearing a black jean jacket, walked in with a handgun and demanded bridal diamonds.

The man took off before investigators arrived.

No other information regarding this armed robbery has been released.