So suspicion inevitably would have turned to Notarbartolo had he been free when the heist took place.
Are the Pink Panthers responsible for the record-breaking $65 million London heist?
“The actual day of the heist there is no way there were 33 [or 31] people involved,” Selby tells The Daily Beast.
Two writers find themselves in the unlikely role of protagonists in a heist thriller.
Two gunmen pulled off a daylight heist in the Diamond District and evaded every single cop.
Her latest novel, with screenwriter and author Lee Goldberg, is The heist.
Asphalt Jungle is sometimes considered the first heist movie, but for me it all starts with Rififi.
Timing: The heist took place just before the evening rush hour, which slow would any potential police pusuit; a Panther trademark.
And when the Feds announced Monday that they had “new information” on the heist, no meaningful details were given.
Now, it may be that none of this really has anything to do with the heist on the tarmac at Brussels airport.
1927 (in heister "shoplifter, thief"), American English slang, probably a dialectal alteration of hoist "lift," in sense of "shoplift," also in older British slang "to lift another on one's shoulders to help him break in." As a noun, from 1936.
A robbery or holdup: Led Zeppelin was the victim of the heist (1930+ Underworld)
[fr an early and dialectal pronunciation of hoist; in an 1883 source hoist is defined as ''to rob houses by climbing in a window,'' because one thief climbs or hoists himself up over another]