Bixby PD: Man ran away with engagement ring

Posted at 11:47 AM, Feb 09, 2018
and last updated 2018-02-09 12:47:28-05

BIXBY, Okla. -- Bixby detectives are working to identify a man who they said stole an engagement ring Wednesday.

Bixby police officers responded to the incident at about 12:30 p.m. Wednesday at a business in the area of 8200 East 101st Street.

The man, who said his name was Tony, told employees inside the business that he wanted to spend about $7,500 on an engagement ring. 

An employee provided the man a ring, at which point he ran away. 

The man, who police said had gold teeth and short braids, was described as being 5 feet 11 inches tall and about 175 pounds.

Anyone with information is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 918-596-COPS or Detective Rene Torres with Bixby PD at 918-366-8294.

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