Diamond District

Leon Fenner is wanted in connection with the robbery of a watch store in the Diamond District on 47th Street. (Credit: CBS2/ NYPD)

Second Suspect Arrested In Maryland In Connection With Diamond District Heist

A second suspect was in custody in Maryland Thursday in connection with a heist last month in the Diamond District in Midtown.

12/04/2014

Police investigate after a robbery in the Diamond District on 47th Street on Tuesday, Nov. 11. (Credit: Sonia Rincon/1010 WINS)

1 Held, 1 Suspect Identified In Diamond District Jewelry Store Robbery

Police say a person of interest was in custody late Monday afternoon, in connection with the brazen robbery of a watch store that prompted police to shut down the Diamond District in Midtown last week.

11/17/2014

Suspects wanted in Diamond District heist. (credit: NYPD)

Investigators Probe Possibility Of Inside Job In Diamond District Heist, Source Tells CBS2

The search continues for two men who police said robbed a Diamond District jewelry store at gunpoint in the middle of the afternoon.

11/12/2014

Police on the scene of a robbery in the Diamond District on Nov. 11, 2014. (credit: Tony Aiello/CBS 2)

Search On For Men Who Robbed Store In Diamond District

Investigators remained in the famed Diamond District in Midtown late into the night Tuesday, after police say armed robbers boldly tricked their way into a building, robbed a store, and pistol-whipped the owner.

11/11/2014

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Aggressive Jewelry Hawkers Scaring People, Hurting Business In Midtown

The price of gold is about $1,700 an ounce, and that bring outs the hawkers — aggressive salesmen on West 47th Street who offer to buy your gold jewelry at incredible prices.

04/07/2012

Gold jewelry (credit: Marla Diamond/WCBS 880)

Diamond District Cashing In On High Price Of Gold

Michael Toback, the president and owner of Myron Toback, Inc., says there could be a fortune sitting in your closet or on your dresser.

08/11/2011

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WCBS 880 Interview: Raffi Stepanian – Diamond Hunter Of 47th Street

We like to bring you the stories of people who’ve found unique ways to make a living. Today, we introduce you to a man who pays the bills with nothing but a pair of tweezers – on his hands and knees.

06/21/2011