Helsinki police said they have detained two suspects related to a robbery at Rubens jewellery store on Korkeavuorenkatu on Tuesday.
Just after 4:00 pm two men wearing motorcycle helmets entered the store and threatened the shopkeeper with violence, demanding to be handed over jewellery, according to police.
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After robbing the shop, the suspects fled the scene but were apprehended nearby the store shortly afterwards, police said, adding that the value of the stolen jewellery was significant.
A bystander informed officers about the robbery just after it took place.