2 Arrested in Luxury Store Handbag Theft

HIGHLAND PARK VILLAGE -- Two women made a lot of noise as they were caught trying to steal a high-priced purse from a luxury store in Highland Park Village.

Police arrested Whitney Nickelberry after she snatched a handbag from Guiseppe Zanotti, then shattered the glass door as she tried to escape. Cops caught Nickelberry after she took off on foot. They also arrested another woman, Timesha Jefferson, who was Nickelberry's getaway driver.

Both women now face state jail felony theft charges.