A thief got away with an $8,550 Rolex watch from Shreve & Co. jewelry store in Stanford Shopping Center.
The watch was stolen during the noon hour on Tuesday, Aug. 14, according to Palo Alto Online.
The publication reports that a white man in his 30s, well groomed, five feet eight inches tall and weighing 200 pounds, asked to see the watch. He ran out of the store with the Rolex.
The suspect has blue eyes and is balding. He wore a light blue, casual short-sleeved button-down shirt and dark blue or gray Bermuda shorts.
If you have information about this crime, call the Palo Alto Police Department at 650-329-2413.