YOU READ IT HERE FIRST: An estimated $2 million in cash and gold was taken by three men during a brazen home invasion at an Edgewater luxury high-rise before dawn this morning, CLIFFVIEW PILOT has learned. (EDITOR’S NOTE: It was subsequently reported that a fourth person, a woman, was involved.)
No injuries were reported in the robbery at the St. Moritz on Gorge Road, a law enforcement source with direct knowledge of the incident told CLIFFVIEW PILOT.
The robbers removed a surveillance DVR during the heist, which occurred sometime around 4 a.m., the source said. (EDITOR’S NOTE: It was subsequently reported that the thieves took three hours, beginning around 1 a.m.)
Built by developer Fred Daibes, the 223-unit St. Moritz has spectacular views of Manhattan, along with amenities that include a pool with a skyline deck, a large gym and spa, 24-hour concierge, housekeeping and corporate services that include a business center, conference room and guest suites (PHOTO: Courtesy Rent.com).