High-end heist busted in North Naples

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COLLIER COUNTY, Fla.- A high-end handbag heist was busted in North Naples.

Deputies say the thieves stole more than $1,000 worth of merchandise from stores at Mercato.

Private investigator Chris Knott saw the whole thing. He tells WINK News he knew something wasn’t right when he saw a suspicious vehicle circling the Mercato parking lot.

Knott says a man and woman in the car got out and stole handbags from Nordstrom Rack.

He followed the suspects and called 911. The suspects are now facing grand theft charges.

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