made their first arrest in the theft of a truckload of expensive
shoes, but the person who took the truck is still walking the streets.
42, of Kansas City, KS, has been charged in the theft of a truckload
of Nike shoes, The Kansas City Star reported March 13. Local
police officials told the newspaper Henderson allegedly purchased
and was selling more than 30 pairs of the shoes even though he knew
they were stolen. But police do not think he is the person who stole
the trailer containing the shoes.
local media reports, police officers have been tracking down thousands
of the shoes, which are worth $180 a pair. Police said they found
many of the shoes on Kansas City, KS, streets, where dealers were
selling them for $10 to $50 a pair. In the meantime, police were
lead to a truck trailer parked in stockyards in neighboring Kansas
City, MO. The tipster told police that inside the trailer, they’d
find thousands of pairs of Nike Air Jordans 18s, shoes you can’t
buy in stores.