Keyword: heist

Kidnap heist in France nets thieves 'millions' from cash van

Thieves stole up to 30m Swiss francs ($32mor £23m) on French-Swiss border after first kidnapping the daughter of a cash van delivery driver.

Gang pulls off 9m-euro jewel heist at Burgundy motorway toll station

No-one was hurt when about 15 masked raiders siezed two armoured security vans at gunpoint and escaped with jewels and artworks.

Officials up value of French Riviera jewellery heist to 102 million euros

A lone gunman reportedly carried out the theft at a jewellery show at the Cannes Carlton hotel, backdrop to the Hitchcock movie 'To Catch a Thief'.