Keyword: jewellery heist

Millions in gems stolen in armed raid on Paris Ritz hotel

Robbers make off with jewellery thought to be worth 4.7m euros after they smashed display cases at a gallery in the world-famous hotel.

Calls to free French jeweller who killed armed robber

Shop owner in Nice in the south of France was under arrest after he shot and killed one of two armed robbers who raided his premises.

Cannes festival jewellery heist mirrors Hollywood plot

Thieves got away with a hotel safe containing Chopard jewellery worth $1 million intended as showcase loans to film stars attending the festival.