NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Police are searching for two men accused of stealing more than $10,000 worth of handbags from a Christian Louboutin store in Manhattan.
It happened shortly before 1:15 p.m. Tuesday on the corner of Horatio and Greenwich streets in the West Village.READ MORE: Stephen Sondheim, Legend Of The Broadway Musical, Dead At 91
Police said one suspect threatened a worker with a knife, before the duo took six bags from display shelves, worth $10,420.READ MORE: Gov. Hochul: No Known Cases Of New COVID Variant 'Omicron' In New York
The suspects then split up, with one heading east and the other west on Horatio Street.
The employee was not hurt.MORE NEWS: NYPD: Landlord-Tenant Dispute Suspected In Canarsie Fire That Seriously Injured 2
Anyone with information about the robbery is asked to call the NYPD’s Crime Stoppers Hotline at 1-800-577-8477 or for Spanish, 1-888-577-4782. Tips can also be sent to the NYPDTips Twitter account or submitted online at NYPDCrimeStoppers.com.