Police: Man Sets Off Fireworks at Sawgrass Mills to Steal Watch

Sunrise Police say a crook is on the run after causing a scare at Sawgrass Mills mall on New Year’s Eve.

Police said a white Hispanic male entered a jewelry store at the mall and asked to see a Rolex watch valued at more than $11,000.

That’s when police said another person set off fireworks inside the mall.

Police are referring to this crime as a “distraction theft.”

Police are urging anyone with information on this crime to call Broward Crimestoppers at 954-493-TIPS.

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