*The cabbie caught on surveillance cameras taking off with John Legend’s Louis Vuitton bag from an airport luggage cart has been convicted in New York.
District Attorney Richard Brown said Agustin Hilario was convicted on Tuesday of criminal possession of stolen property. The 64-year-old was accused of stealing the bag in March when it was briefly left unattended on a luggage cart at Kennedy Airport.
Prosecutors said he walked up to a cart carrying the black leather luggage and wheeled the cart to a discreet area before stealing the bag, which contained $25,000 Cartier cufflinks given to him by his wife, Chrissy Teigen.
Hilario was identified through surveillance footage and the bag was promptly returned to the singer with all of its items still inside.
Hilario now faces up to seven years behind bars for the March 2017 incident, in which
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