(Shirley, NY)- Officials say they caught the man who robbed a jewelry store earlier this week in Shirley. Police say on Tuesday afternoon, 22-year-old Joshua Wilson of Riverhead, allegedly smashed a display case at Kay Jewelers on Montauk Highway with a concrete brick and then demanded employees give him the key to open the case, before taking jewelry and running away on foot. Seventh Precinct officers say they captured Wilson about a half mile from the store. He was charged with Robbery 3rd Degree and Criminal Mischief 3rd Degree.
Photo: FILE- Suffolk County Police Department Seventh Precinct, as seen along the southbound William Floyd Parkway in Shirley, NY. (Brett Levine)