SARASOTA, Fla. (WWSB) - Deputies say it didn’t take long to find the armed man who robbed a jewelry store at the The Mall at University Town Center and fled with two luxury watches.
The sheriff’s office says just before 2pm at Mayors Jewelers at UTC, a man walked in, flashed a firearm and demanded two luxury watches before fleeing west out of the store. The two Rolex watches the man fled with had a combined value of $33,800.
The sheriff’s office released this photo of the suspect:
And it wasn’t long before they received several tips.
The Manatee County Sheriff’s Office executed a search warrant at the home of 64-year-old Robert Nuttall on 32nd Street West in Bradenton. Deputies say they recovered the clothing worn during the robbery, both stolen watches and a firearm.
Nuttall was taken into custody and charged with armed robbery. He remains at the Manatee County Jail.