Diamonds disappear en route to Loop

July 30, 2009 Precious stones worth $1.7 million disappeared en route to a Jewelers Row store.

The jewels were reported missing Wednesday when an armored car arrived at Rahmanim's Imports without the merchandise.

The diamonds had been shipped from New York.

Police think the theft happened during the trip to Chicago. The armored car stopped in Kentucky along the way.

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