Men attempt to rob jewelry store, police search for suspects

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PHOENIX -- Police are searching for a group of men suspected of trying to rob a Phoenix jewelry store.

Authorities said five black males carrying firearms walked into the store in the area of 4800 E. Ray Road just after noon on Saturday.

Nine people were inside the store at the time, several of whom got into a fight with the suspects.

The men eventually fled the scene empty handed. One of the people inside the store was an older man who suffered abrasions to his face and a broken tooth.

Police are asking anyone with any information to call the Phoenix Police Department at 602-262-6141 or Silent Witness at 480-WITNESS.