An armed robbery

An armed robbery was reported at a jewelry store in Oak Lawn
An armed robbery was reported at a jewelry store in Oak Lawn

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OAK LAWN, Ill. – An armed robbery was reported at a jewelry store in Oak Lawn Friday afternoon.

The shooting took place at Reichman Jewelers at 4439 W. 95th Street.

Police say three masked suspects walked in, armed, began taking jewelry, and then shot an employee who tried to confront him.

Then the suspects took off.
Oak Lawn Police said that at around 2 p.m., three masked black offenders entered the store, pulled out their firearms and disarmed a security guard.

A store employee walked out from behind the store and confronted the suspects. Police said the perpetrators shot the employee twice.

Then the perpetrators began to break the display glass and take the jewels.

This employee is said to be in critical condition.

No arrests were made.

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