$16,000 in Burberry handbags stolen from Phila. store

August 2, 2012 6:11:18 PM PDT
Police say 15 high-end handbags were stolen during a robbery on Thursday morning in Philadelphia's Rittenhouse Square.

Officers were called to the Burberry Store at 1705 Walnut Street around 11:20 a.m.

When police arrived employees told them two women came in and distracted them.

Then, four men ran into the store and stole the handbags, believed to be worth more than $16,000.

All six suspects then ran out of the store and jumped into a silver Ford Contour and fled the scene.

Anyone with information can call Philadelphia Police at 215-686-TIPS (8477)

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