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6162854_GA man accused of trying to steal nearly $1 million of LeBron James sneakers using a trailer didn’t get very far thanks to a highly trained task force.

Those who love sneakers say the new LeBron 12 shoes are a hot commodity right now. One pair can go for $250.

“They may do tricks, I don’t know,” said Memphis resident Tracy Figures.

“A lot of sneak heads think it’s worth paying that much for a shoe,” added Leroy Golden.

But, investigators say Charles Jennings didn’t want to buy the shoes; he wanted to make money off of them.

“Stole a trailer full of LeBron James tennis shoes, which was valued somewhere between $700,000 and $1 million” said Assistant Chief Mark Dunbar, Shelby County Sheriff’s Office. Read more From: