INFO EUROPE 1 - Paris: two crooks steal a 45 million euro diamond

Two men managed to steal a 45-million-euro diamond from a Paris hotel on Monday, according to reports from Europe 1. They replaced the 43.5-carat stone with a copy.


Two men managed to steal a 45-million-euro diamond from a Paris hotel on Monday, according to reports from Europe 1. They replaced the 43.5-carat stone with a copy.

Two men stealthily stole a 45 million euro diamond from a hotel in the capital on Monday, according to reports from Europe 1.

A diamond replaced by a copy

Two men went to a chic hotel in the capital on Monday afternoon, they had an appointment with a woman who wanted to appraise a diamond of 43.5 carats. But during the examination of the stone, they managed to replace the diamond with a copy. The owner of this jewel worth 45 million euros did not see the deception once the two crooks left.

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She filed a complaint and an investigation was entrusted to the brigade of repression of the banditry (BRB) of the judicial police of Paris.

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