A gang of get-and-operate thieves descended on the Louis Vuitton retail outlet at Stanford Buying Middle in Palo Alto this 7 days and stole an approximated $100,000+ in dear purses.
In the second such incident at the mall in less the a thirty day period, a group of 11 suspects came to the shop on Monday afternoon and stole 36 Louis Vuitton luggage, just about every of which can price countless numbers of dollars. The suspects then fled in 5 ready autos, and though they have been found on digital camera leaving the scene, they ended up all carrying facial coverings and hoodies — substantially like a gaggle of thieves who strike the Neiman Marcus retailer at Stanford Purchasing Center on May well 19.
As SFist noted then, Palo Alto law enforcement ended up coordinating with San Francisco police due to the fact of similarities in between that heist and just one that transpired days previously at the Saks Fifth Avenue in Union Square.
But, as Palo Alto On the internet experiences, law enforcement are not jumping to conclusions about this getting the exact group that stole the luggage from Neiman Marcus, mainly because the getaway vehicles were not the exact same this time.
Reportedly, the 11 suspects escaped in a Lexus sedan, a grey Infinity SUV, a white Audi sedan, a black four-door Hyundai sedan, and a pink two-door Honda sedan. They are explained as Black males and females in the teenagers or 20s. The above pictures of one suspect have been taken by a witness.
If this is the similar crew from the earlier two heists, they sound extremely identified. The Might 19 incident commenced with a false report of pictures fired at the Neiman Marcus — it is thought that prospects or workforce at the retail store mistook the seem of glass breaking from purse display screen scenarios for gun photographs, and the intruders were being bodily ripping safety cables out of the situations.
The estimated retail price of the haul from the three heists totals all over $350,000, but it would seem like these robbers would want to be cautious about where by they’re internet marketing these sizzling handbags for resale. The cops are probably looking at.
Everyone with information and facts about these crimes ought to call Palo Alto Police at 650-329-2413. Anonymous ideas can be emailed to [email protected] or despatched by text message or voicemail to 650-383-8984.
Formerly: Cabal of Purse Intruders Probably Went From Union Sq. Saks to Palo Alto Neiman Marcus