Police: Five men steal nearly $6K in handbags from downtown store
CINCINNATI, OH (FOX19) -
Cincinnati police are searching for five men following a ‘flash
robbery' at Saks Fifth Avenue in downtown Cincinnati.
Officers say that five men entered the store around 4:15
p.m. on March 24. The store is located in the 100 block of W. 5th
Police say the men immediately went into the Louis Vuitton
section and snatched almost $5,780 worth of handbags off the shelf and fled the
Authorities say the suspects entered a black Chevy Traverse bearing
Illinois plates N722409. Several hours after the incident, police say a similar
theft occurred in Indianapolis using the same vehicle.
The suspects have all been described as being
between 18-20 years old.
Anyone with information on the incident is
asked to contact authorities at 513-765-1212 or Crime Stoppers at 513-352-3040.