TROY, Mich. (WXYZ) - The Troy Police Department is releasing video and photos showing the brazen smash and grab at Sak's 5th Avenue at the Somerset Collection.
Investigators are working to identify five suspects in connection to the robbery at the Cartier watch counter. Video shows two suspects smash the counter with a sledge hammer right in front of an employee.
It happened on Friday, June 13. Six watches were taken.
Sales staff say they observed four black men in the store. Two of the men approached the Cartier watch display and one of the suspects smashed the counter.
One suspect is described as 6'4" approximately 200 pounds and was wearing a gray hooded sweatshirt.
The other suspect shown in the video is approximately 5'5" and was wearing a black hooded sweatshirt.
Once the thieves had several watches they left the store with the two other men and exited on the west side of Sak's 5th Avenue.
The men got in an older gray Ford Taurus driven by a black female.
Troy Police is asking anyone with information to contact 248-524-0777. You can remain anonymous.