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French Police Search for Suspects in Jewelry Heist


People enter the Ritz hotel in Paris, Jan. 11, 2018. Paris police have recovered some jewels stolen from the Ritz Hotel in a multimillion-euro robbery attempt, but are still searching Thursday for two thieves and the rest of the missing luxury merchandise.

French police said Thursday some of the jewels stolen from the upscale Ritz Hotel in Paris have been found, while authorities were still searching for two suspects involved in the robbery.

A group of five people carried out the crime Wednesday, smashing display cases and grabbing an estimated $5 million worth of jewelry.

Police arrested three suspects shortly after the robbery.

One of the suspects still on the loose left the scene on a motorcycle and later dropped a bag containing jewels.

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