Published On: Tue, Jun 28th, 2016

Paris thieves steal 3 million euros in luxury watches


Paris thieves steal 3 million euros in luxury watches

Paris: Two safes containing luxury watches worth three million euros (USD 3.3 million) have been stolen from a Paris warehouse, police sources said on Monday.

Read also: You should log out of Facebook before watching porn

The theft took place in the chic 8th district of the French capital, at a storage facility for luxury watchmaker Richard Mille. One of the police sources said the safes had not been attached to anything.

Read also: Three methods to prevent hackers from recovering data from your old phone

Local residents alerted police after noticing strange comings and goings in the area on Sunday night. The wealthier districts of Paris are home to some of the world’s top brands, making them a prime target for robbers and thieves.

Read also: Facebook launches tools to help people sharing suicidal feelings online

In May robbers with pump-action shotguns raided a Chanel boutique, a month after criminals rammed the storefront of another Chanel store with a 4×4 car, making off with several expensive handbags.

Read also:London’s last sex cinema’ closes after 18-month battle with neighbours

News Source Deccan Chronicle

About the Author

Syed Ammar Alavi

- is Lahore (Pakistan) based journalist & writer with 25-year experience in print, wire and broadcast forms of journalism. His major fields of interest are politics, film,tv,sports, climate change and technology