July 12, 2001
Salesman Robbed of $2 Million in Jewelry
Two armed men stole $2 million in jewelry from a traveling jewelry salesman Tuesday at the Columbia Metropolitan Airport in South Carolina, NBC affiliate WIS Television reports. The salesman, from New York City, was returning a rental car when the robbers approached him. One man held the salesman at gunpoint while the other demanded the salesman's bags.
- by Julia M. Duncan