Jewel Thief Suspects Doubled as Jewelers



Three men suspected in dozens of ­jewelry thefts were arrested in Texas. In a bizarre twist, they also owned a jewelry business.According to the Houston Police Department, Jason Clay Kennedy and John Dewayne O’Brien have been charged with engaging in organized criminal activity in connection with the $6 million burglary of Dallas-based Karat 22 on Feb. 5.Police suspect the pair and Kelvin O’Brien, arrested Sept. 25, stole millions from dozens of jewelers in Texas, Oklahoma, and perhaps Florida, as far back as 2000.Sgt. Peter Schneider, of the Houston police’s major theft task force, tel
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