17 November 2016

Bollywood actress tear gassed during botched Paris robbery

In this May 23, 2015 file photo, actress Mallika Sherawat poses for photographers upon arrival for the screening of the film Macbeth at the 68th international film festival, Cannes, southern France. The Paris prosecutor's office says Bollywood actress Mallika Sherawat and partner Cyrille Auxenfans were the targets of a botched robbery attempt involving tear gas in a posh area of the French capital.
Bollywood actress Mallika Sherawat and partner Cyrille Auxenfans were the targets of a botched robbery attempt involving tear gas in a wealthy area of Paris, the Paris prosecutor's office said Thursday.
Suspected robbers attacked the couple last Friday night in the building where Auxenfans lives in Paris' 16th arrondissement but fled empty-handed, according to spokeswoman Agnes Thibault-Lecuivre.