According to the dpa news agency, the incident happened on Neuen Wall, a popular shopping street in Hamburg's Neustadt district. A witness became aware of the vehicle shortly before 5 a.m. and alerted the police. The amount of property damage and the value of the stolen goods were initially unclear. It was also unclear in the morning whether it was one or more perpetrators. The police are investigating.
Police investigate: robbery at Chanel in Hamburg – thieves race into the shop window with a car
In downtown Hamburg, the facade of a Chanel store was destroyed early Tuesday morning with a car and jewelry and clothing were then stolen there.