Police arrest 31 in huge Belgian diamond heist

$50M uncut diamonds were stolen from Belgian jewelers in February off of a plane


By Raf Casert
Scotland on Sunday

Thirty-one people have been arrested in three countries following a $50 million diamond robbery at Brussels Airport three months ago.

A Frenchman, believed to have been one of the robbers who raided the airport on 18 February, was arrested in France, while six to eight people were detained in Geneva, and 24 in and around Brussels.

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