Kim Kardashian robbery investigation leads to arrest of 15 suspects

By Jeremy Morrow | Jan 10, 2017

According to French law, the suspects can be held in police custody for up to 96 hours before being charged in court.

In a 6 am Monday morning raid conducted simultaneously by officers from the Brigade for the Repression of Banditry(BRB), from Paris Police Station, which was charged with Investigating the robbery incident, 15 suspects are now in custody.

In the October 3rd episode where Kim was tied up, gagged and robbed at gunpoint of money and jewelry in a Paris hotel. Investigators have now made considerable progress in the investigations, with the arrest of the suspects. According to French law, the suspects can be held in police custody for up to 96 hours before being charged in court.

Fighting back the tears, Kim recounted the terrifying ordeal to the family's E! reality show in scenes from the upcoming season 13.

"'They're going to shoot me in the back. There's no way out,'" she recalls of her frantic thoughts at the time. "It makes me so upset to think about it."

After the incident, Kanye West made changes to his security team by firing his leading and long-time bodyguards Pascal Duvier who was taking care of Kim's sister's Kourtney and Kendall Jenner, who were on a night out when the incident took place.

According to a source close to the family, the family was not taking chances on their security again, and Paul together with his security team had to be let go.

"It's a pretty tough situation overall, and they love Pascal, but they couldn't take any more chances." Said the source.

 

Comments

You may leave a response in the comments section or send an email to the author. Share ideas for stories by contacting us here.

Jeremy Morrow - 46 minutes ago
According to French law, the suspects can be held in police custody for up to 96 hours before being charged in court.
Tobi Gerdes - Jan 13, 2017
According to French law, the suspects can be held in police custody for up to 96 hours before being charged in court.
Simon Smith - Jan 13, 2017
According to French law, the suspects can be held in police custody for up to 96 hours before being charged in court.
Billy Kirk - Jan 11, 2017
According to French law, the suspects can be held in police custody for up to 96 hours before being charged in court.
Tyler Henderson - Jan 11, 2017
According to French law, the suspects can be held in police custody for up to 96 hours before being charged in court.
Paul Pate - Jan 11, 2017
According to French law, the suspects can be held in police custody for up to 96 hours before being charged in court.
Vicky Webb - Jan 10, 2017
According to French law, the suspects can be held in police custody for up to 96 hours before being charged in court.