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WEST WARWICK, R.I. (WLNE) — Police are searching for a jewelry thief that broke into a local business with an ax. 

West Warwick Police said the suspect they seek broke into Michael Gerard Jewelers & Coin and made off with "three trays of assorted gold rings including some with diamonds and other precious stones,"  back on March 23rd.

The suspect is described as a tall, slender, white male, seen over surveillance footage wearing a light colored sweatshirt, blue jeans, and tennis shoes.  

 Anyone with information can contact the West Warwick Police Department at: (401) 821-4323.

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