posted on Feb, 19 2013 @ 07:05 AM
Unbelievable. No shots were fired, and they pretended to be act as police officers.
Possible inside job?
An airport spokesman, Jan Van Der Crujsse, said the gunmen made a hole in the perimeter fence, and drove right up to the Swiss plane, which was ready
to leave. The men flashed their weapons and took the boxes of jewels from the hold.
Van Der Crujsse could not explain how the area could be so vulnerable to theft. "We abide by the most stringent rules," he said.
The Swiss flight, operated by Helvetic Airways, was cancelled. Swiss, an affiliate of Germany's Deutsche Lufthansa AG, declined to comment on the
heist, citing the ongoing judicial investigation.
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