Watch worth nearly $60,000 stolen from downtown store in broad daylight

Two men were being sought following the theft of a nearly $60,000 watch from a downtown store. 

A worker at the Crescent street jewelry store greeted the two men on an early January afternoon.

They asked to try on Corum brand watches.

One subsequently took off with one of the watches, serial number is 2355147, valued at over $59,000.

One of the men is white and is roughly 30-years-old, has a beard, is overweight and wore a black coat with whine lines on the shoulders, a grey sweatshirt, a black cap with Reebok written in red, a black bag and white sneakers.

The other is also white and around 30-years-old. 

He also had a beard, but is of slim stature. 

He wore a black winter coat, jeans, brown boots and a khaki and black tuque.

Anyone with information is asked to call 911 or, if they wish to remain anonymous, Info-Crime Montreal at 514-393-1133.


-With files from CTV News