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Robbers cut through walls to break into jewelry store

Burglars cut through two walls to break into a Portage jewelry store.
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PORTAGE, Mich. -- Police are looking for the suspects that broke into three businesses to rob a jewelry store.

It happened sometime between late Saturday night and early Sunday afternoon at the Medawar Jewelry on South Westnedge Avenue just south of I-94. Portage Department of Public Safety officers were called to the business at 5715 South Westnedge on a burglary.

Officers found that someone forced their way into that business. The suspects then cut through a wall and gained access to 5719 South Westnedge. They were able to get into Medawar's by cutting through a second wall.

The burglary is being investigated by the Portage Department of Public Safety's Detective Bureau and their Safety Lab Team.

Anyone with information on this crime is asked to call Portage Public Safety at 329-4567 or Silent Observer at 343-2100.

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