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$460M jewelry heist has ties to Henrico company

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HENRICO, VA (WWBT) -

A Henrico company was one of the victims in a massive jewelry heist in Belgium.

Armed robbers stole diamonds worth $468 million while they were being loaded onto a plane in Brussels.

According to the Richmond Times-Dispatch, the Brink's Company was one of the victims of the heist. Brinks is a security services company based out of Henrico.

The heist was considered so successful, that Brink's tells the paper that the company expects a significant impact to it's first quarterly earnings.

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