Jeweler Vladislav “Bobby” Yampolsky sensed something was wrong about the woman trying to buy more than $6 million in diamonds from his store in Boca Raton.
She claimed to represent a potential diamond buyer, but didn’t carry any tools of the trade to inspect the jewels.
Then she tried to distract Yampolsky several times while the diamonds sat on a table, police said.
Yampolsky wasn’t falling for it. He swiftly locked the woman in a vault and called police.
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