Video shows Evanston jewelry store robbery

Police-released photo of an armed robber at an Evanston jewelry store Tuesday.

April 27, 2011 2:09:12 PM PDT
An armed robber tied up a worker at an Evanston jewelry store Tuesday, police said.

Surveillance video showing the suspect was released Wednesday. Police say the man had a gun and tied up the worker with flexible plastic bindings. The robber took jewelry from a case at Diadem Jewelers on Sherman Avenue and then fled on foot.

A passerby saw the tied up victim and called police.