The Way This Man Managed to Break Into a Bank Is Astonishing 

Published on March 16, 2020
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The Most Charming Criminal

With the sweet-talking charm of your favorite uncle (or a professional swindler), the supposed Flomembaum managed to rob Antwerp, Belgium’s ABN Amro bank of around $28 million in precious gems. What kind of complex and carefully hatched plan did it take to accomplish this?


To truly understand how outrageous this story is, let’s first take a look at some of the most famous diamond heists in recent history.



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