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    Kim Kardashian chauffeur, two others released without charges in Paris robbery probe

     (Chris Pizzello / Associated Press)
    (Chris Pizzello / Associated Press)

    French investigators have released a chauffeur for Kim Kardashian West and two others in a probe into the robbery of more than $10 million worth of jewelry from the celebrity's rented Paris apartment in October.

    The driver's brother and 13 others remain in custody Wednesday after a round of arrests this week, according to the Paris prosecutor's office.

    Officials have said that brothers Michael Madar, 40, and Gary Madar, 27, worked for the same car service company and were among those arrested, suggesting that the robbery was an inside job. .

    DNA evidence from Kardashian’s hotel room — where she was bound and gagged and threatened with death as robbers stole millions of dollars worth of jewelry — reportedly led police to the suspects.

    An investigating judge may travel to the United States to speak with Kardashian.

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