The van packed full of designer labels was parked up in a predominantly black neighbourhood

LAST WEEK, Chicago Police and Norfolk Southern Railway parked a ‘bait truck’ filled with high-end footwear in a predominantly black, low-income neighbourhood. The van contained boxes of Nike Air Force 1’s as well as Christian Louboutin shoes in the southwest town, Englewood.

The stunt, which was recorded and uploaded to social media, prompted a backlash from its 600,000 viewers. In the video, one resident can be heard calling out the officers who intentionally parked the truck in “the ghetto” around “kids playing basketball”.

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