Forney’s Jewelry Store closes

Forney's Jewelry Store has been a mainstay on Dover's Loockerman Street. (Delaware State News)

Forney’s Jewelry Store has been a mainstay on Dover’s Loockerman Street. (Delaware State News)

The sign posted on the door of the now-closed Forney's Jewelry Store. (Delaware State News)

The sign posted on the door of the now-closed Forney’s Jewelry Store. (Delaware State News)

DOVER — Dover’s downtown jewelry store since 1921 has locked its doors and covered its windows.

Shoppers arriving at Forney’s Jewelers Monday found a notice posted on the West Loockerman Street door announcing it had closed, effective Jan. 1.

Messages left at the number posted seeking more information were not returned.

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