Chicago (CBS) — A group of thieves made off with a haul of diamonds from a Vernon Hills jewelry store.
It happened at a Jared store on Townline Road just before closing around 9 p.m. Friday.READ MORE: Two Chicago Police Officers Wounded By Accidental Friendly Fire While Confronting Suspect In Lyons, Police Say
Police say three men, wearing black clothing, walked into the store.READ MORE: Chicago Weather: Cool Changes
They used hammers to smash a display case full of diamonds, stole the gems and then drove off in a gray minivan.
No one was injured.MORE NEWS: North Side Condo Building Residents Alarmed By Mail Thefts Apparently Committed Using A Master Key
At this time, police don’t know the value of the stolen diamonds.