Burglar takes off with HK$4 billion in antique stamps, calligraphy

A BRAZEN Hong Kong burglar made off with a collection of stamps and calligraphy worth a reported US$500 million (RM2 billion) in a daylight heist, a police source said today.

The thief struck an apartment belonging to Chinese collector Fu Chunxiao in the city’s bustling Kowloon district and took just two hours to steal the staggering haul, the source told AFP.

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