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Friday, 11 March 2011 04:19

$25 Million In Stolen Harry Winston Jewels Found In Paris Sewer

Harry Winston Harry Winston Photo Francois Mori, AP

French police have recovered a cache of stolen Harry Winston gems hidden in a rain sewer. The loot, spoils from a brazen 2008 heist, was found in a plastic container set in a cement mold, inside a drain at a house in Seine-Saint-Denis, according to police statements.

Nineteen rings—including one valued at $8.3 million—and 3 sets of earrings were found, part of a $111 million lift taken from a Harry Winston boutique two years ago.

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