NILES, Ohio (WYTV) – A suspect has been charged with the robbery of a Niles jewelry store on Tuesday afternoon, and police searched a Warren home in connection with the crime later in the evening.
Investigators conducted a search warrant at 1078 Perkinswood Blvd., towing a motorcycle away from the scene. They said the renter is a person of interest in the robbery and believe they may have recovered some items in the home that could be related to the heist.
Zachary E. Bradford, 35, is charged with aggravated robbery.
Police say Bradford robbed the Direct Jewelry Outlet on Niles Cortland Road.
Police said there was more than one person involved in the robbery. The investigation is ongoing and additional arrests may be made.
Investigators were reviewing security footage from the business on Tuesday.