Thieves steal $70K worth of designer bags from NYC store

Thieves smashed the front glass of the Alexander McQueen store on Madison Avenue in Manhattan early Sunday and made off with about $70,000 worth of designer handbags, the NYPD said.

Two people entered the store at 747 Madison Avenue around 1 a.m. after breaking the front glass, cops said.

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People walk by the Alexander McQueen store on Madison Avenue
Two people entered the store at 747 Madison Avenue around 1 a.m. after breaking the front glass, cops said.
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They snatched about 30 purses, which were worth about $70,000, cops said. The shop was also ransacked.

The designer’s bags can sell for $4,000 or more.

Cops were seeking surveillance footage. 

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