Las Cruces, NM (KTSM) — Las Cruces police are looking for a brave thief who stole on engagement ring right off a woman's hand and took off. It happened shortly after noon on Saturday, June 22nd in the parking lot of the Shed Restaurant. Police say the 50 year-old woman had advertised the ring for sale on Craigslist and thought she was meeting a prospective buyer, but the man grabbed the $6,000 ring off her hand and took off.
The suspect is described as being a blond, white man in his 20's, about 5'9" tall, and weighing around 185 pounds. He has tattoos on his neck and hands. Call Las Cruces Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS if you know who he is.