Thieves know where the good stuff is: 740 Park Avenue in New York

Police are focusing on four robberies that occurred while residents of 740 Park Avenue were on vacation.

Story highlights

  • Someone has been stealing jewelery at a swank Manhattan address
  • Police say there were no signs of forced entry at 740 Park Avenue
  • Residents of 31-unit building include Vera Wang, David Koch
Given the pedigree of 740 Park Avenue's past and present residents -- John D. Rockefeller Jr., philanthropist Irene Guggenheim, designer Vera Wang and businessman David Koch, to name a few -- it's no surprise the jewelry taken in several thefts since May is primo stuff:
-- His and hers Patek Philippe watches, a Rolex watch and diamond earrings and a diamond necklace (more than $100,000 total)
-- Diamond bracelet and rhinestone pin ($82,400)
-- Two diamond earrings and other jewelry ($53,000)
-- A $7,500 wrist watch