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UPDATE THURSDAY: Reward now offered in burglary at Karrow Jewelers

Planters helped keep a plywood barricade in place where the front door to Karrow Jewelers was shattered Tuesday night. Crystal Dey | Echo Press

A $1,000 reward has been offered for information that leads to the arrest and conviction of the person responsible for the Karrow Jewelers' burglary on Broadway.

The Alexandria Police Department reported at 10:56 p.m. on Tuesday, April 17, the front door to Karrow Jewelers on Broadway was broken and more than $10,000 worth of gold, silver and jewels were taken from the store.

Glass from display cases littered the floor. There was a considerable amount of damage, police said.

Items taken were new retail items and consisted of rings, necklaces, watches and jewels.

The store was not occupied at the time of the burglary. Personal items in the store are held in a secure location and are safe.

The Alexandria Police Department is currently investigating. Anyone with information is asked to contact the department at (320) 763-6631.

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Crystal Dey

Crystal Dey is a staff reporter for the Echo Press. Originally from Minnesota’s Iron Range, Dey worked for newspapers in North Dakota, Florida and Connecticut before returning to her home state to join the Echo Press in October 2011. Dey studied Mass Communications at Minnesota State University Moorhead with an emphasis in Online Journalism. Follow Staff Reporter Crystal Dey on Twitter @Crystal_Dey.

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