Mesa PD looking for man who robbed jewelry store

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By Mike Gertzman By Mike Gertzman

MESA, Ariz. -- Police in Mesa are searching for a man suspected of robbing a jewelry store.

According to authorities, the man was armed when he walked into the store near Main Street and Greenfield Road on Saturday afternoon.

The man reportedly used his gun to smash a jewelry case and then made off with an undisclosed amount of jewelry.

The suspect fled the scene on foot, but left behind his gun.

Police said the man also left behind what they believe is a stolen car that he used to drive himself to the store.