John Thomas Cook IV, mall security officer arrested for stealing jewelry

John Thomas Cook IV. (Photo: Anne Arundel County Police)

A security officer at Arundel Mills Mall{ }was arrested for stealing jewelry from a Gold Rush kiosk.

Police say John Thomas Cook IV, 22, of Millersville, Md., is charged with theft from $10,000 to under $100,000.

Authorities say Cook, along with a second suspect, was identified after reviewing witness information and surveillance footage from the mall. During a search of the suspects’ homes, officers recovered jewelry and cash belonging to the kiosk.

Charges are pending against a second suspect.

The investigation is ongoing.