4 charged in fake merchandise bust on North Side

February 8, 2010 6:07:50 AM PST
Four people are charged with selling counterfeit goods at a store on Chicago's North Side. Chae Kim, 67, and Sung Kim, 62, of Glenview are each charged with one felony count of unauthorized use of trademarks.

Police say they seized about 500 items including fake coach handbags from the store in the 4500-block of North Clark Street.

Investigators say they also recovered Chanel sunglasses and other counterfeit designer labels plus a device for attaching fake designer labels to merchandise.

Two other people face misdemeanor charges.