Homeowner reports theft of $23,000 in jewelry
More than $23,000 worth of jewelry was reported stolen Tuesday from a home in southeast Cape Coral.
A man told police that several pieces were missing from two dressers at a home in the 4500 block of Southeast Fifth Place. According to a report, the front door was left unlocked for a couple hours while he went to the store.
The items included a diamond nugget men’s ring with diamonds, a men’s diamond wedding ring, a gold chain with a Taurus, a woman’s “G” necklace diamond with a chain and a diamond earring set.
Also taken was a $10 roll of quarters, according to the report.
The jewelry has an estimated valued of $23,500 total.
Police reported that no other items were missing from the home, including two digital cameras that had been sitting on top of the dresser at the time.
Anyone with information can contact the Cape Coral Police Department at 574-3223, submit a tip at: www.capecops.com or text a tip by texting CCPD plus the message to CRIMES. Tipsters can also contact Southwest Florida Crime Stoppers at (800) 780-TIPS (8477) and be eligible for a reward.