EAST HANOVER, NJ – Authorities are asking the public to keep an eye out for a man matching the description of someone who robbed a jewelry store here on Monday.

The Venecia Diamond Jewelry store, at 460 Ridgedale Ave., was robbed by a man described as being white, about 30 years old, approximately 5-feet, 11-inches tall, having a medium build, with short dark brown or black hair, a mustache and a goatee. The man was wearing a black shirt, blue jeans, a baseball cap and dark sunglasses.

He entered the store between 11:45 a.m. and 12:19 p.m. and “removed various items from the store” before fleeing “in an unknown direction,” said the prosecutor’s office. 

Anyone with information is asked to contact the Major Crimes Unit of the Morris County Prosecutor's Office at 973-285-6200, the East Hanover Police Department at 973-887-0432 or CrimeStoppers at 973-COP-CALL (973-267-2255), www.copcall.org.