Courtney Deon Hardin is wanted for his alleged participation in the robbery of the Cartier store in midtown Manhattan, New York City, on January 30, 2014. Hardin, among others, allegedly used hammers to smash open a glass display case containing approximately sixteen watches worth more than $700,000. Some of the individuals involved have been arrested and some of the stolen goods have since been recovered. Hardin was indicted in the United States District Court, Southern District of New York, on October 9, 2014, and was charged with Hobbs Act Robbery and Hobbs Act Robbery Conspiracy.
Hardin is also wanted for his alleged participation in at least four other robberies in Manhattan, New York; Cranford, New Jersey; and New Canaan, Connecticut, as part of a violent interstate robbery crew hailing from Brooklyn, New York.
Hardin is known to frequent locations in Bedford-Stuyvesant and Crown Heights, Brooklyn, New York.