Dresden museum heist thieves steal $1.1 billion in ‘priceless’ jewels | Fox News

Police in Germany were investigating Monday after professional thieves staged a daring early morning $1.1 billion heist at one of the world’s oldest museums.The two crooks made off with three “priceless” ensembles of early 18th-century jewelry in diamond, ruby and emerald on display at the Dresden Green Vault, which was closed at the time, Reuters reported.Police responded after a security camera spotted two men breaking into the museum through a window at 5 a.m., triggering an alarm.By the time they got there five minutes later, the thieves were gone, according to Reuters, which quoted Bild newspaper as saying the haul was worth up to 1 billion euros ($1.1 billion).

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