NAPLES, Fla. - WINK News obtaining exclusive information about last weeks jewelery heist in Naples. A newly released 911 call details the chaotic scene moments after the shootout between the thieves and the owner of Thalheimers Jewelers.
As many as six crooks are still on the loose. The store owner's decision to shoot at them has caught the attention of another business owner.
The North Naples Country Club displaying a sign tonight which reads "Bravo Sandy Thalheimer A True Patriot".
Mike Combs with the bar and restaurant isn't the only person calling the jeweler a hero for opening fire at the robbers. Some in the neighborhood directly behind the store say they would have done the same.
However, not everyone shares that thought. One woman on Thalheimer's street tells WINK News the incident gives her mixed emotions. Even more are taking to the web, calling the store owner irresponsible.
Thalheimer is a nationally classified master shooter and president of the Naples Swamp Romper's Gun Club.