Man charged after alleged $460k heist at Sydney Louis Vuitton store

A man accused after claiming Looting Nearly $500,000 worth of luxury goods from Louis Vuitton in Sydney.

Police allege that a man broke into the store on George Street in Sydney’s CBD on January 1 at around 3.30am.

The man initially stole a handbag from the store, later came back with two wheelie boxes and stole more handbags and clothes.

A man has been charged after he stole nearly $500,000 in luxury items from Louis Vuitton in Sydney.
Police launched CCTV of the robbery last week to track down the man. (9 news)
A man has been charged after he stole nearly $500,000 in luxury items from Louis Vuitton in Sydney.
The 38-year-old was charged with burglary and misconduct today. (9 news)

The estimated value of nearly 100 stolen items is more than $460,000.

The CCTV sighting was revealed by police last week as part of investigations into the theft.

Police attended a hotel in Liverpool Street, Ashfield, and arrested a 38-year-old man.

Several belongings were seized in the hotel room, including three luxury handbags.

A man has been charged after he stole nearly $500,000 in luxury items from Louis Vuitton in Sydney.
The police found luxury items in the hotel room. (9 news)
A man has been charged after he stole nearly $500,000 in luxury items from Louis Vuitton in Sydney.
The majority of stolen items are still missing. (9 news)

The majority of items are still missing.

The 38-year-old was taken to Burwood Police Station where he was charged with breaking and entering.

The man has been denied bail and will appear in Burwood District Court today.

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