Alleged Louis Vuitton backpack thief posted Facebook pics

August 26, 2013 9:41:41 AM PDT
A northwest suburban man is charged with felony robbery and theft after he allegedly posted a picture of himself on Facebook holding a stolen Louis Vuitton backpack.

Malcolm Williams, 19, was also identified from video taken during the robbery August 4. The victim told police several men dragged him behind an Elgin gas station and took his backpack.

The victim was able to give police the men's license plate number. And he later identified his backpack in the picture on Williams' Facebook page.