Chicago Area Police Search Thieves Charged With Stealing $ 100,000 In Louis Vuitton Merchandise

Police in a Chicago suburb are looking for a group of thieves who allegedly stole $ 100,000 from a luxury store in a shopping mall Wednesday afternoon, reports said.

The suspected criminals casually entered a Louis Vuitton store in Oakbrook Center in west Chicago a few people at a time after the armed guard took a short break, FOX 32 reported in Chicago.

After the 14 entered the store, they suddenly started grabbing anything they could take with them. The guard came back and tried to stop them, but they ran away.

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An average Louis Vuitton handbag can sell for around $ 3,000.

Shoplifters reportedly seized approximately $ 100,000 in merchandise from the luxury store. (Photo by Stéphane Cardinale – Corbis / Corbis via Getty Images)
(Photo by Stéphane Cardinale – Corbis / Corbis via Getty Images)

Oak Brook Police said they have information on the suspects’ vehicle and license. “We are determining all of these leads now, our detectives are working on those leads,” Oak Brook Police Chief James Kruger told reporters, according to FOX 32.

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Last month thieves reportedly stole thousands of dollars worth of handbags from a Bottega Veneta store near Chicago’s Miracle Mile and last Friday thieves allegedly took about $ 15,000 of cologne from an ULTA beauty store at Oak Brook, reported the Chicago Tribune.