Suspected Kim Kardashian robber feels no guilt: ‘I do not care’

A person concerned within the armed jewellery heist concentrating on Kim Kardashian in 2016 has no regret in regards to the incident as a result of the wonder mogul was “throwing money away.”

In an interview with Vice about high-profile robberies enabled by social media, Yunice Abbas, one of many 5 males who allegedly robbed the fact star, detailed what he and his collaborators did to hold out the operation that allegedly concerned holding Kardashian at gunpoint, tying her up and locking her in a rest room at her rented condo throughout Paris Vogue Week.

Whereas Abbas believes that Kardashian was traumatized by the assault and stated that “you don’t come out unscathed,” he doesn’t appear fazed by it.

“Since she was throwing money away, I was there to collect it, and that was that,” he advised the interviewer in French. “Guilty? No, I don’t care. I don’t care.”

A consultant for Kardashian didn’t instantly reply Monday to The Occasions’ request for remark.

Abbas is amongst these awaiting trial within the case however was launched from jail early due to well being causes. He advised Vice he was caught as a result of he left his DNA on the scene when he overpowered a guard on the Hôtel de Pourtalès.

“I took his hands, I tied him up, and by doing so I left my DNA,” he stated. “As I already had a record, it was very easy to trace me.”

Abbas, together with a bunch of alleged assailants, tracked the Skims founder’s actions on-line and thru social media. As he did within the tell-all e book he printed in regards to the heist, Abbas additionally detailed how he and the alleged robbers gained entry to Kardashian’s condo constructing and room.

“We got in through the little door that was open on the inside,” Abbas advised Vice. “As soon as we got in, we took control of the concierge. We overpowered him. We tied him up. But then we looked for the keys of the bedroom she stayed in.

“I stayed downstairs, but my two colleagues went upstairs with the concierge to go to Madame Kardashian’s room,” he stated. “Then they picked up the jewelry. They went downstairs. Ms. Kardashian’s secretary called for help. But she called 911 in the United States, which scared us, which made them lose a lot of time. And when we got out, there was a bunch of police outside who didn’t know anything about the robbery.”

(In his e book, Abbas mocked the one who made the decision.)

Abbas additionally advised Vice that he vaguely knew of Kardashian due to her estranged husband, rapper Kanye West. However he did catch a glimpse of her TV present.

“I saw one of her shows where she threw her diamond in the pool in that episode of ‘Keeping up with the Kardashians,’” he stated. “I thought, ‘She’s got a lot of money. This lady doesn’t care at all.’”

In the meantime, the alleged mastermind behind the heist was Aomar Ait Khedache, who wrote Kardashian an apology letter from his jail cell that stated he regrets his actions and realizes the psychological harm he brought on, in line with the Related Press.

The mom of 4, 41, saved a low profile for months after the incident however slowly made her approach again to the limelight. In 2020, she spoke brazenly in regards to the incident throughout an emotional sitdown with David Letterman and revealed she thought she is perhaps raped throughout the theft, then grew to become paranoid, struggled with trauma and nervousness in its wake.

“I definitely took a year where I got really paranoid of people knowing my whereabouts,” she stated. “I didn’t even want to go to a restaurant, because I thought someone will know I’m at this restaurant. They’ll take a picture, they’ll send it, they’ll know my house is open, they’ll know that my kids are there.”

“I was just really scared of everything,” she added. “I can’t sleep at night unless there are a half a dozen security guards at my house and that has become my reality, and that’s OK.”