The perpetrators took the jewelry from a cathedral near Stockholm – before making a getaway on a lake, supposedly either by motor boat or jet-ski. Police are appealing to the public for their help in reclaiming the precious heirlooms.
In a daring daylight robbery, two thieves in Sweden grabbed priceless items from the Crown Jewels after breaking into a cathedral, local media says. The pair reportedly fled the scene in a boat.
In late July, two men stole some of Sweden's royal jewels from a cathedral before getting away in a speedboat. Although one person has now been arrested, the hunt is still on to recover Sweden's priceless treasures.
A trial in Stockholm over stolen royal Swedish jewelry was suspended when the missing objects were found in a trash bin. Authorities are now checking to see whether they are authentic.
The daring heist of royal regalia involved thieves escaping on bicycles to a motorboat waiting on Lake Malaren. One man has now been sentenced to jail and two others are under investigation.
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