Town Square

Post a New Topic

Four arrested in jewelry robbery

Original post made on Apr 25, 2011

A daylight robbery of a ring valued at $25,000 resulted in the arrests of four people involved in the crime. Police were called to Smith Jewelers, 350 Railroad Avenue, at 2:38 p.m. Friday afternoon, on a report of a ring being stolen.

Read the full story here Web Link posted Friday, April 22, 2011, 8:13 PM

Comments (3)

Posted by maurice , a resident of Danville
on Apr 25, 2011 at 8:59 am

Nice pinch Danville PD...Let's show these out of town criminals that Danville is not a push over. Good Work


Posted by Emily, a resident of another community
on Apr 25, 2011 at 9:09 am

Scary to think that the seller took the precaution of going to a store to try and make the deal and something like that still happened. I've sold things via Craigslist and am nervous every time because of stories like these.


Posted by Lili, a resident of Alamo
on Apr 25, 2011 at 4:48 pm

Great job Danville PD!!
The moral of the story: Please don't try to sell valuables on craigslist! It's only good for items under $100, and even then you need to be wary of scammers. Another option is having them meet you at the police station to complete the sale. It sucks that people can't use a great site like craigslist to unload their stuff, but it just isn't worth it.


If you were a member and logged in you could track comments from this story.

Post a comment

Posting an item on Town Square is simple and requires no registration. Just complete this form and hit "submit" and your topic will appear online. Please be respectful and truthful in your postings so Town Square will continue to be a thoughtful gathering place for sharing community information and opinion. All postings are subject to our TERMS OF USE, and may be deleted if deemed inappropriate by our staff.

We prefer that you use your real name, but you may use any "member" name you wish.

Name: *

Select your neighborhood or school community: *

Comment: *

Verification code: *
Enter the verification code exactly as shown, using capital and lowercase letters, in the multi-colored box.

*Required Fields

DSRSD's Kohnen Scholarship on Hold
By Roz Rogoff | 0 comments | 820 views

Fifty Ways to Craze Your Donors
By Tom Cushing | 0 comments | 709 views

Pleasanton's water use matches Las Vegas
By Tim Hunt | 10 comments | 677 views

When Adult Children Go Off to College: Keeping Your Eye on The Law
By Elizabeth LaScala | 0 comments | 430 views

Be a sport: Send us your youth sports news, scores and photos
By Gina Channell-Allen | 0 comments | 418 views