Denver Bandits Grab Jewels, Fancy Dog Collars
ARI SHAPIRO, host:
Good morning. I'm Ari Shapiro.
As President Obama arrives in Denver today, the Secret Service might want to look out for jewel thieves. The Rocky Mountain News reports on a heist at a Starbucks south of Denver. A man went in to get a coffee and when he came out three masked bandits held him up at gunpoint. They stole $300,000 worth of jewelry from his van. Just don't tell the bandits' wives that those expensive collars are designer dog jewelry.
It's MORNING EDITION.
NPR transcripts are created on a rush deadline by a contractor for NPR, and accuracy and availability may vary. This text may not be in its final form and may be updated or revised in the future. Please be aware that the authoritative record of NPR's programming is the audio.