Monday, January 11, 2010
After $16,000 in Designer Jeans Walk Off From CWE Store, Police March In a Suspect
By Kristen Hinman
on Mon, Jan 11, 2010 at 12:02 PM
of the Adriano Goldschmied
store in the Central West End. Marquan D. Bland
, 19, of the Baden neighborhood, has been charged with second-degree burglary and stealing over $500.
Bland is in jail, with bond set at $30,000.
Police believe Bland looted the shop of more than $16,000 worth of designer denim
with the help of four other men during the early-morning burglary late last year.
And what of the loot?
A spokeswoman for the St. Louis Metropolitan Police Department says the investigation is ongoing. To date, none of the jeans have been recovered.
St. Louis police have arrested one man for the November 28