Greenwich police have arrested two people accused of stealing thousands of dollars’ worth of purses from Saks Fifth Avenue in Greenwich.
Police said several people stole three handbags, which together were worth $7,000, from the Saks Fifth Avenue on Greenwich Avenue on July 31 and they identified 18-year-old Yelco Guzman Fernandez, of New York, and 34-year-old Mariel Natalie Miranda Guerro, also of New York, as being responsible.
Both suspects were being held at the Montgomery County Correctional Facility in Eagleville, Pennsylvania, on unrelated charges and they were extradited to Connecticut on Wednesday, according to Greenwich police.
Fernandez and Guerro were charged with organized retail theft, conspiracy to commit larceny in the third degree and third-degree larceny. Bond was set at $50,000 for both of them and they are due in court on Jan. 16.