Houston Jeweler Assaulted

A Houston jewelry store owner was assaulted by two assailants yesterday, according to a local news account.

Mehmood Ghaznavi, owner of Java Gold, said that two men came into his business and asked him to appraise rings. They were joned by a third man, who asked him where his safe was. When he told them he didn’t have one, they brutally beat him.

Video of the event can be seen here. Anyone with information about this incident should call Crime Stoppers at 713-222-TIPS. Tips will remain anonymous.