Man Charged in Thefts of Rolex Watches

Suspect Jesus Torres, 22, is from New Bedford, Massachusetts

A Massachusetts man faces charges in regards to the thefts of Rolex watches.

On June 27, Wrentham Police received a 911 call from Kay Jewelers reporting a man grabbed a Rolex watch, valued at $11,700, and fled the store.

The suspect, identified as Jesus Torres, 22, of New Bedford, was arrested in Braintree the next day, when he attempted to steal another Rolex watch from Long's Jewelers at the South Shore Plaza.

The Braintree incident ended when employees tackled Torres and held him for police.

Torres is charged for the thefts in Braintree and Wrentham, as well as similar incidents in North Attleboro and Dartmouth.

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