Gunmen attack Saudi prince's motorcade in Paris, rob 250,000 euros: police

  • AFP, Paris
  • Updated: Aug 18, 2014 12:16 IST

Kalashnikov-wielding robbers have attacked the motorcade of a Saudi prince in Paris, making off with 250,000 euros in cash and reportedly stealing "sensitive" documents, French police said Monday.

The theft took place in northern Paris as the motorcade was making its way from the Saudi embassy to an airport in Le Bourget, said police, who confirmed there were no injuries.

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