Authorities said around 5:30 a.m., the suspect drove a stolen white and red pickup truck into the mall and through the entry of the store.
Once identified, the suspect will be charged with felony breaking and entering and larceny in connection with a smash and grab burglary.
It is unknown how much jewelry was taken.
All other stores opened as usual and security guards were hand at the robbed jewelry store while cleanup was underway.
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