D.C. Police are working to identify about a dozen teens wanted for setting up a "flash mob"-style robbery at a high-end jeans store in Georgetown two weeks ago.
Surveillance videos from Feb. 20 shows the teens entering the True Religion Brand Jeans store on M Street just before 6:30 p.m.
The teens then stuffed more than a thousand dollars worth of the jeans into bags they'd brought with them before running out of the store, in just a couple minutes.
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"I can't believe all of those people could steal something all at one time," said Maria Suyat, an employee at the neighboring Camper shoe store. "...We've had plenty of people steal a few shoes just from our window display, so I can only imagine having all that merchandise taken all at once."
The average price for the jeans is around $120 per pair.
"It's just disheartening that we work every day and we make a decent amount of money trying to afford these things, and then they just go in and take it," said a shopper.
Workers at the True Religion store declined to talk about the incident.
If you have any information on the robbery, you're asked to call D.C. Police at 202-727-9099.