Cobb robber gets $600K in jewelry, police say

Smyrna police said Thursday a jewelry store near Cumberland Mall was robbed of about $600,000 in merchandise after closing earlier this week.

An employee at Exotic Diamonds on Cumberland Boulevard was held up at gunpoint around 8 p.m. Tuesday, police said. During the robbery, the employee was forced into the back of the store, but he was not injured.

Anyone with information is asked to call Smyrna detectives at 770-434-9481 or 770-434-6666.