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Armed robber grabs jewels worth 40 million euros from Cannes hotel
An armed robber made off with 40 million euros-worth jewellery from a hotel in the French Riviera resort of Cannes on Sunday morning, investigators say.
The hold-up took place in broad daylight, police said, with the man grabbing a case of
jewels with an estimated value of 40 million euros at the Cannes Carlton Hotel.
A jewellery exhibition was taking place in the hotel at the time.
The hotel’s management has so far declined to comment.
Nice police are invesigating the crime.