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Frenchman held for attempted theft of US$400,000 in diamonds

A 36-year-old French man was arrested for trying to steal diamonds worth about HK$3.12 million (US$400,000) at the AsiaWorld-Expo on Lantau Island during the first day of an annual trade show on Tuesday. At around 10am, a 25-year-old Indian employee of an exhibitor’s booth at the Hong Kong International Diamond, Gem & Pearl Show reported that […]