Truck containing $500K in Coach purses stolen from Newark warehouse

This isn't your average purse-snatching.



A tractor-trailer carrying $500,000 worth of Coach purses was stolen from a warehouse in Newark.



The heist occurred just before 8:30 a.m. Friday at SalSon Logistics. The trailer was loaded with four pallets of luxury purses.



News 12 New Jersey crews were on the scene soon after the crime, but were chased off the property.



The theft is under investigation. Anyone with any information is asked to call Newark police.



The Associated Press wire services contributed to this report.


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