VIDEO Of “armed and masked men”, disguised as police, stormed on Sunday in his hotel room and held at gunpoint. Several million euros of jewels were stolen. The star, shocked but unharmed, has left France early Monday morning.
The american star of reality tv Kim Kardashian has been assaulted at gunpoint Sunday in a hotel in paris by assailants disguised as police officers, but it is free. “She is really knocked out, but, physically, she is unharmed,” said his spokesperson. She left France on Monday morning.
Kim Kardashian was in Paris for Fashion Week when the assault occurred. In the evening, the star of reality tv, 35 years old, was in the first row for the Balenciaga show. She attended also to the show Givenchy, who stood in the open air, in the Garden of Plants. She went then in a mansion in the Eighth arrondissement, where she resided.
Attached and locked herself in the bathroom
“Two armed and masked men” broke into his hotel room and held in cheek, explained its spokesperson. Later, a source close to the investigation quoted by the Reuters news agency explained that the assailants were actually five in number.
The robbers were wearing “jackets of police”, according to a police source. They hindered the night watchman, and two of them are then entered in the apartment of the star of reality tv. Kim Kardashian has been “tied up”, explain to police, and “she was locked in the bathroom”. At least one of the assailants was armed. They could have fled to bike because of the bikes that were in the hall have been stolen, according to a police source.
At the time of the facts, the body-guard of the american star was not present in the residence hotel of luxury, because it accompanied one of the Kardashian sisters “in a nightclub”, according to sources close to the investigation. Bodyguard of record for the american star, Pascal Duvier had neutralized this week a man who tried to kiss the butt of Kim Kardashian at a fashion show in paris Fashion Week.
A loot of at least 9 million euro
The assailants came away with jewelry whose total value is estimated at several million euros. “The total amount is still being assessed,” said the prefecture of police to the AFP. According to a source in court, the loot is estimated at this stage to a ring of a value of four million euros and a casket of jewels for a total of five million. “Both the phones have also been stolen,” according to a police source.
An investigation has been opened into the attack, which occurred in a discreet luxurious residence close to the Madeleine and department stores, in an upscale area of the capital. “Everything is implemented to solve this case and arrest the perpetrators. The brigade for the repression of banditry (BRB) of the judicial police in paris was seized of this investigation,” said the prefecture of police. Kim Kardashian, meanwhile, has left France “early Monday morning” after having been heard by the police.
Monday morning, before the heavy red door of the residence, the scene of the assault, which remained closed, a crowd of reporters and some curious people had formed. “All the stars in there,” said to AFP a server in a nearby cafe. “Kim Kardashian, she has been there for a week, I see them come and go.”
Kanye West interrupts his concert
At the time of the assault, in New York, the rapper Kanye West, whom Kim Kardashian is a married woman, sang for an hour at the festival The Meadows when it was launched to the public: “Sorry, the concert is finished,” before leaving. A charge of the festival then explained that the singer was party due to a “family emergency”.
Monday, Nathalie Kosciusko-Morizet said that this armed robbery was demonstrating the”general emergency” to improve the security in the capital. “There is a general emergency on security in Paris, I found that the side of power, it is not very reactive,” said the former minister, candidate in the last municipal election in the capital. “It’s been months that we demand an increase in the range on the means allocated to security”. Comments that deal directly with the mairie de Paris and its mayor, Anne Hidalgo, who said in a press release. According to her, the assault is “an act is very rare, occurring in a private space” that “does(tait) in any case in question” the security of “the public space of paris”. The mayor PS stated that it has “confidence in the police (…) to identify and apprehend quickly the perpetrators of the aggression suffered by the american star of reality tv show “I want to tell him that she will always be welcome in Paris.”
Kim Kardashian is primarily known for the reality show The Incredible Family Kardashian in which she takes the stage with his loved ones. In addition to its status as a heroine of reality television, the star is also a business woman and producer. Very active on social networks, she displays a lot of photos of them -including many shots of naked on Instagram and Snapchat.
At the beginning of his stay in paris, Kim Kardashian had already had another misadventure: “the perpetrator of the stars Vitalli Sediuk managed to play the security to come and kiss her posterior when she went to the restaurant.