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Paris Apple Store robbed on New Year's Eve, more than $1 million taken

Apple Store in Paris robbed New Year's Eve, about $1.25 million worth of products stolen
By: Trace Hagan | Business, Financial & Legal News | Posted: Jan 2, 2013 5:03 am

Apple's Paris store was robbed on New Year's Eve by armed robbers. The store had only been closed for about three hours when two people broke into the store through an employee entrance and attacked the security guard and janitor inside. The janitor is said to be lightly injured.

 

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The suspects reportedly stole Apple products, with the estimated loss to be around 1 million euros, or approximately $1.25 million. The police won't confirm: "It is too early to give an accurate estimation of the damage. An inventory is taking place to determine the exact amount of the damage," a Paris police spokeswoman said.

NEWS SOURCES:Professional.wsj.com

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