Keyword: jewels

French police recover all of jewels taken in Ritz Paris raid

Police say the gems worth some €4.5m were in a bag dropped by one member of the five-strong gang during the armed raid.

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.

France jewels thefts: Robbers ram 4x4 into Paris shop

In latest in a series of high-profile thefts in France this summer, thieves made off with 2m euros in gems and watches after smashing through window.