Maryland diamond store robber pleads guilty to stealing 60 engagement rings worth $362,000

BALTIMORE The man provides pleaded guilty in order to holding up the Maryland diamond store while wearing a new ball cap, wig, fake beard along with sunglasses along with creating off along with about 60 engagement rings really worth $362,000.

Forty-three-year-old Roy Lee Tolbert of Washington, D.C., entered the particular plea final week throughout federal court inside Baltimore. He faces the absolute minimum of seven many years inside prison from sentencing about Dec. 17.



According to info shown within court, on Might 19, 2013, Tolbert pointed any handgun at the Queenstown store's employees and also demanded diamonds in the display case.

Authorities say employees gave Tolbert the actual rings, that he place in to a backpack he has been wearing about his stomach.

Prosecutors say Tolbert fled, yet has been identified by DNA located on the fake beard, which he discarded following your robbery.

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