DALLAS (CBSDFW.COM) – Several weeks after a distraught bride reported thousands of dollars’ worth of jewelry — including her engagement and wedding rings — were stolen from her hotel room at the Ritz-Carlton Dallas, police have arrested a man.READ MORE: Thousands Of Haitian Migrants Crowd Under Bridge To Wait In Texas Town On Mexican Border
The theft happened only hours before the woman’s wedding at the swanky hotel.
Officers arrested Omar Rimlawi, 40, Thursday morning in the 8000 block of Forest Lane in Lake Highlands after receiving a tip. He was charged with burglary of a habitation.READ MORE: Texas Doctor Says He's Still Being Punished For Trying To Save Lives During COVID-19
Officers were able to recover some of the victim’s property that was taken in the offense. No word on whether or not the victim’s engagement and wedding rings were found. A large amount of jewelry for the bridal party, cash and credit cards was also stolen.
Surveillance footage showed a man (who police say is Rimlawi) walking through a hallway with a plastic bin full of items.MORE NEWS: Workers Raise Big Tex For 2021 As State Fair Of Texas Set To Kick Off September 24
Rimlawi’s is being held at the Dallas County Jail; his bail isn’t set yet.