Armed Robbers rob Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) Store in Paris on New Year’s Eve

Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) store was stormed by a sudden advent of robbers who hit on New Year’s Eve, which is the first robbery of its kind at any Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) store in France. The time reported by press is around 2000GMT when a few armed assailants entered by breaking open the Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) store; that is located right behind the Palais Garnier on Monday.

The investigating officers and police were unable to find much evidence and whereabouts about the robbery that took place on New Year’s evening when everyone was busy enjoying and welcoming the New Year.  They have assured that the concerned persons are working put to investigate and will soon come out with a breakthrough.

The robbery has been estimated to be around 1million Euros as reported to the French press so far by the officials, however nothing is confirmed yet. An inventory has been taking place so as to determine the actual amount of the damage that has been done as confirmed by a Police spokeswoman. Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) has been taking calls and hasn’t turned up to comment so far regarding the matter.

On the eve of New Year, the Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) store was being shut down three hours before the robbery took place, at 1700 GMT. The suspects have been suspected to have entered by breaking the door and injuring the cleaner and safety guard who were already present in the store.

The shares of Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) is up by 4.43% to close at $532.17

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Published by Viraj Shah

Viraj Shah has done M.Com (Finance) and currently pursuing CFP. He is a technical analyst who tracks US markets along with other global markets like India very closely. He is very passionate about stocks and believes that money can always be made in market.

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