Thieves steal Swedish royal crowns, flee in motorboat

The Swedish Royal Family's crown jewels from the 17th century are seen in this undated handout photo obtained by Reuters on August 1, 2018. SWEDISH POLICE/via REUTERS

STOCKHOLM (Reuters) – Thieves have stolen two crowns and an orb from the Swedish royal family‚Äôs collection, making off in a motorboat after the heist. The priceless artifacts were snatched from a cathedral in Strangnas, about an hour west of the capital Stockholm, at lunchtime on Tuesday, police said. The robbers broke into a glass […]

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