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Tractor-trailer with $500,000 in Coach bags stolen

The bags are each worth about $90 to $1,400.

A truck containing more than $500,000 was stolen in Newark, New Jersey.

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Thieves in Newark, New Jersey were feeling a little ambitious Friday. Instead of stealing a simple handbag, they took off with a tractor-trailer packed with a half million dollars worth of Coach bags, police said.

The luxury handbags went missing from a warehouse in the city around 8:30 a.m., Press of Atlantic City reported.

Four pallets worth of the purses were in the truck, which was parked at SalSon Logistics, a storage facility,PIX11 News reported.

The bags range in price from about $90 to $1,400, according to the company's website.


Police are investigating the incident.