(Updated with additional elements, source) PARIS, January 9 (Reuters) - Sixteen people were arrested Monday and placed in custody in the framework of the investigation into the armed robbery which has been the victim the star of reality tv american Kim Kardashian at the beginning of October in Paris, a-t-on learned from police source. Among these suspects are several people who are fifty years, known to police and justice in cases of highway robbery, and three women. These arrests took place mostly in the paris region, but also in the Alpes-Maritimes and near Rouen (Seine-Maritime) for two of them, said one police source, confirming information from multiple media, including RTL and Europe 1. The perpetrators of Kim Kardashian, who had introduced night in the mansion in the Eighth arrondissement where she was staying, had stolen it for ten million euros of jewellery. These attackers, the face concealed by a balaclava and wearing jackets on which was written "Police", were at le ast five, was said to be a source close to the investigation. In shock but unharmed, the featured 36-year-old had left France in the morning, at the end of his hearing by the investigators of the Brigade for the repression of banditry. (Simon Carraud with service in France, edited by Yves Clarisse)
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