Car used in jewelry heist found in Montgomery County

Police hope car will lead them to suspects

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Published: Feb 07 2013 11:32:30 AM EST
Car found used in jewelry heist
TREDYFFRIN TWP., Pa. -

Police say they've found a car used in a jewelry heist and they hope it will lead them to the suspects.

Shuler's Jewelers in East Norriton Township.. Montgomery County was robbed last week.

Police say the owner and his wife were held at gunpoint in their home in Tredyffrin Township, Chester County.

They were then forced to drive to the jewelry store.

The victim's car was found Tuesday night around 11 p.m. in Montgomery County.

Treddyfrin Twp. police now have the vehicle.

The investigation is continuing.

Officials say the heist could be linked to a similar one at Bixler's Jewelers in South Whitehall Township.