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19:23  13 november  2017
19:23  13 november  2017 Source:   Press Association

Suitcase containing £1m of gems stolen on London train

  Suitcase containing £1m of gems stolen on London train The case was placed in a luggage rack on a train leaving from Euston Station.British Transport Police are investigating the theft from the 35-year-old which happened on Wednesday at around 6.30pm.

A jewellery dealer had a suitcase containing £1 million worth of gems stolen from him on a train in London . British Transport Police are investigating the theft from the 35-year-old which happened on Wednesday at around 6.30pm.

The case was placed in a luggage rack on a train leaving from Euston Station.

The dealer told officers he had boarded the 7.03pm service at Euston to travel to Birmingham New Street (PA) © Provided by The Press Association The dealer told officers he had boarded the 7.03pm service at Euston to travel to Birmingham New Street (PA) A jewellery dealer had a suitcase containing £1 million worth of gems stolen from him on a train in London.

British Transport Police are investigating the theft from the 35-year-old which happened on Wednesday at around 6.30pm.

The dealer told officers he had boarded the 7.03pm service at Euston to travel to Birmingham New Street with a bag containing more than 40 gems including rubies, emeralds, and sapphires – together worth more than £1 million.

He said he put his suitcase on a luggage rack, but when the train arrived at Rugby he realised the bag was missing.

Attempted murder charge after man hit by tube train in central London

  Attempted murder charge after man hit by tube train in central London The alleged victim, aged in his 50s, was hurt during the rush hour incident at Bayswater Underground Station.The alleged victim, aged in his 50s, was hurt during the rush hour incident at Bayswater Underground Station in central London on Thursday.

A jewellery dealer had a suitcase containing £1 million worth of gems stolen from him on a train in London . British Transport Police are investigating the theft from the 35-year-old which happened on Wednesday at around 6.30pm.

Polcie believe this man may have information which could help the investigation BTP. Police have launched an appeal after a suitcase containing more than £ 1 m worth of gems were stolen from a train at London 's Euston station.

Detectives believe the suitcase was likely stolen from the train before it left Euston Station.

Police are keen to speak to a dark haired man shown on CCTV images who appears to be talking on his mobile phone.

Investigating officer Detective Sergeant Nick Thompson said: “I’d also like to hear from anyone who was on board the train or at Euston station on Wednesday evening, who may have seen a man acting suspiciously.

“The suitcase was a large black suitcase and contained more than 40 gems such as rubies, emeralds and sapphires.”

If anyone has any information about the incident or recognises the man shown in the CCTV images, they should call the British Transport Police on 0800 40 50 40 or text 61016, quoting reference number 529 8/11/17.

Attempted murder charge after man hit by tube train in central London

  Attempted murder charge after man hit by tube train in central London The alleged victim, aged in his 50s, was hurt during the rush hour incident at Bayswater Underground Station.The alleged victim, aged in his 50s, was hurt during the rush hour incident at Bayswater Underground Station in central London on Thursday.

A jewellery dealer had a suitcase containing £1 million worth of gems stolen from him on a train in London . British Transport Police are investigating the theft from the 35-year-old which happened on Wednesday at around 6.30pm.

A jewellery dealer had a suitcase containing £1 million worth of gems stolen from him on a train in London . British Transport Police are investigating the theft from the 35-year-old which happened on Wednesday at around 6.30pm.

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