PALM DESERT, Calif. -

Riverside County sheriff's deputies were working Wednesday to try to track down the pair of suspected shoplifters who made off with expensive merchandise from Louis Vuitton on Tuesday.

The incident happened around 1:15 p.m. at the upscale store on El Paseo.

Sgt. Jeff Buompensiero said a black man and woman entered the store and stole several pieces of expensive luggage.

They then drove away in a white four-door car.

The man was described as being in his 30s with braided hair, about 6 feet tall, weighing 180 pounds.

The woman was also in her 30s, about 5 feet, 5 inches tall, weighing 250 pounds.

Anyone with information is asked to call the Riverside County Sheriff's Department - Palm Desert Station at 760-836-1600 or Crime Stoppers at 760-341-STOP (7867).