Kim Kardashian West Robbed of Millions in Jewelry in Paris

PARIS, France (NBC NEWS) — Kim Kardashian West was held up and robbed of millions of dollars worth of jewelry while visiting Paris on Sunday night, according to a judicial source and reports.

The reality star's spokeswoman told NBC News that she had been held at gunpoint by two armed, masked men.

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Five individuals dressed as police officers went to a private mansion where Kardashian West was staying, according to a judicial source.

two of them made it inside before escaping with a ring worth about $4.5 million and a jewelry box containing other items worth $5.6 million, the judicial source told NBC news. The Associated Press also cited a Paris police official as confirming that account.

The robbers tied up Kardashian West and locked her in the bathroom, police told The AP. It also reported that five armed, masked men, were still at large. NBC News could not immediately verify those details.

Kardashian West was "badly shaken but physically unharmed" after being held at gunpoint, a spokeswoman for the star said.

Paris Mayor Anne Hidalgo condemned the aggression on Twitter Monday, saying that Kardashian West "will always be welcome in Paris."

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PARIS — Kim Kardashian West was held up and robbed of millions of dollars worth of jewelry while visiting Paris on Sunday night, according to a judicial source and reports.

The reality star's spokeswoman told NBC News that she had been held at gunpoint by two armed, masked men.

Five individuals dressed as police officers went to a private mansion where Kardashian West was staying, according to a judicial source.

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Kim Kardashian attends the Givenchy show Sunday as part of Paris Fashion Week. Pascal Le Segretain / Getty Images
Two of them made it inside before escaping with a ring worth about $4.5 million and a jewelry box containing other items worth $5.6 million, the judicial source told NBC news. The Associated Press also cited a Paris police official as confirming that account.

The robbers tied up Kardashian West and locked her in the bathroom, police told The AP. It also reported that five armed, masked men, were still at large. NBC News could not immediately verify those details.

Kardashian West was "badly shaken but physically unharmed" after being held at gunpoint, a spokeswoman for the star said.

Paris Mayor Anne Hidalgo condemned the aggression on Twitter Monday, saying that Kardashian West "will always be welcome in Paris."

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Kardashian West had traveled to France for Paris Fashion Week and attended the Givenchy show Sunday night.

On Monday morning, police were gathered outside the Hotel de Pourtales, which has been described as a "no address establishment" which offers luxurious and discreet apartment rentals to the rich and famous.

It's unclear if the couple's two children, 3-year-old daughter North and 10-month-old son Saint, were with Kardashian West at the private mansion.

er husband, Kanye West, abruptly walked off the stage during a New York concert when he learned of the news, leaving hundreds of fans bewildered and unhappy.

Paris has been a special place for Kardashian West and her husband. They spent the weekend there before marrying in Florence, Italy, in May 2014.

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The incident, however, comes on top of a bad week for the star in the city. On Wednesday, a prankster lunged at Kardashian West as she was getting out of her car, causing her security guards to intervene.

West, 39, was performing his hit "Heartless" when he learned of Sunday's robbery during the star-packed Meadows Music and Arts Festival at CitiField in Queens. He stopped, said he'd had a "family emergency" and walked off.

West had performed most of his biggest hits when he left, and the festival's organizers, Founders Entertainment LLC, thanked him for "the great show he put on for fans to close out the inaugural Meadows Festival."

"Our thoughts are with West and his family," they said.

But many in the crowd left unhappy. Shouts of "Of course!" "So Kanye!" and "I want my money back!" could be heard in the audience.

"The crowd just stood there in shock," Mike Kravchenko, a 17-year-old from Long Island who captured the moment on cellphone video, told NBC News. "Most people didn't believe it and thought it was an act." 

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