Kim KardashianÕs Flat is watched over by Police after her gunpoint robbery
reality-show lifestyle lured in robbers who left her bound and gagged during a robbery in her Paris hotel room — as the fashion diva begged for her life! The "Keeping Up With the Kardashians" star had been attending events and flashing her jewelry throughout Fashion Week
in the City of Lights. In a wild twist, the early-morning robbery was almost even caught on film, with Kim's room being invaded while she was chatting via online video with her future sister-in-law Blac Chyna!
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Kim and Kourtney Kardashian at the ‘Off-White’ fashion show
The official Kardashian spokesperson would only say: "Kim Kardashian West was held up at gunpoint inside her Paris hotel room this evening, by two armed masked men dressed as police officers. She is badly shaken but physically unharmed." But more troubling details have leaked that suggested the star had been terrorized during the ordeal!
BREAKING NEWS: Kim Kardashian is held up by gunpoint at her Paris apartment in the early hours of sunday morning, General views of police attending her apartment, detectives inside photographing the scene.
Police sources have reportedly claimed that Kim was actually terrorized after five men threatened the hotel concierge before breaking into her private apartment. From there, say Parisian police, two men stole "millions of dollars worth of jewelry."
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Kim Kardashian flaunts her cleavage under a large trench coat as she heads to the salon
A source told E! News — part of the network that air"Keeping Up With the Kardashians" — that Kim "begged for them to let her live and [said] she has babies at home. Then they wrapped her mouth in tape and put her in the bathtub. She thought they were for sure going to kill her!"
Guests arrive to the Balmain AfterShow Party
Like many fashion figures
attending the event, Kim had been dripping in expensive jewelry during her Fashion Week stay — with several items on loan from top designers looking for exposure.
Kim Kardashian hardly covers up while out to dinner with her sisters
Insiders say, however, that Kim lost more than just jewelry loaned to flash through Fashion Week. As seen here, she had been flashing her own engagement ring from husband Kanye West
while making the rounds in Paris — since the $4.5 million gift was a recent upgrade from the ring used in the original proposal!
Kim Kardashian minus her $4.5m engagement ring arrive in New York
While celebrities like Mariah Carey
flash mock engagement rings,
police have confirmed that a $4 million ring was among the items stolen — suggesting a very personal and heartbreaking loss for the reality-show star. This photo of Kim arriving back in NYC shows the ring no longer on her finger.
EXCLUSIVE: Kim Kardashian Receives Presidential Style Motorcade as she Lands in NYC after Paris Armed Robbery
Kim had quickly fled Paris shortly after reporting the robbery — and had a security motorcade awaiting her arrival at a private airport. Her two children, North
, weren't in Paris, and husband Kanye was performing at a festival in Queens, N.Y.
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The shocking details of her harrowing experience help explain why the rapper was so intent on suddenly ending his set last night over the "family emergency," as seen in this video.