VIDEO: Group used hammer to smash window, steal handbags in Midtown

Eight Hermes handbags worth about $242,000 were stolen from Heritage Auctions in Midtown.

News 12 Staff

Apr 12, 2023, 1:05 PM

Updated 409 days ago


Police have released surveillance video of a smash-and-grab crime at an auction house in Midtown.
Police say a group carrying hammers shattered the front window of Heritage Auctions on Park Avenue in order to steal luxury handbags.
Eight Hermes bags worth about $242,000 were stolen.
After taking the goods, the masked burglars drove off in a white Acura Sedan, according to the NYPD.
No arrests have been made at this time.

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