A group of thieves entered the hotel where he lives Lionel messi and his family, and they stole thousands of pounds worth of jewelry and cash, as reported by the English portal The Sun. Is about Le Royal Moceau, a luxurious residence located in the center of the French capital and very close to the Eiffel Tower.
According to the story published by said medium, the criminals (who have not yet been identified) they broke into the place masked, from the roof, and entered through the door of one of the balconies, which was unlocked and that it is located one floor above Messi’s suite. It is believed that, once inside, they entered four rooms.
The Sun estimates that thousands of pounds of jewelry and cash were stolen. In fact, one of the victims is a financial advisor in Dubai who was staying in a room that cost 1000 pounds a night. They stole a 3,000-pound gold necklace, 500-pound earrings, and 2,000 pounds of cash.
A police source spoke to the English media and stated: “Clearly there has been a very serious breach of security, and it is being investigated. There is evidence to suggest that an experienced gang was responsible. “
When Messi joined Paris Saint Germain he moved there with his wife, Antonela Roccuzzo, and his three children, Thiago, Mateo and Ciro. Upon his arrival at the hotel, he increased the security in the place.
Le Royal Monceau is located in the center of the capital of the European country, on the elegant Avenue Hoche. The location is privileged: the place is a short walk from the Eiffel Tower and steps from the Champs Elysees and the Arc de Triomphe. When Neymar arrived at the same club, in 2017, he also stayed there.
Other robberies of Argentine footballers in Paris
For more than two years, the players of the Parisian team have been the target of criminals. Last March, Angel Di Maria he had to leave the field in full development of the game between PSG and Nantes because criminals entered his house, with his family inside. It is estimated that the amount stolen could reach 500 thousand euros. In the same 24 hours, the Brazilian Marquinhos (also a PSG player) received the distressing news after the match: his father, 52, was locked inside the footballer’s home and beaten by the assailants.
Added to this, in February, when Wanda Nara and Mauro Icardi They were out of Paris, they entered to rob his house. In that case, the amount of the stolen is valued at approximately 400 thousand euros.