Time to steal at the watch fair.

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Thieves stole SFr 995,000 worth of jewelry from Baselworld--the world's biggest luxury watch and jewelry fair.

The theft occurred just before the fair opened in April. The merchandise was swiped while being brought to a stall in the exhibition hall, said Basel prosecutor's office spokesman Peter Gill.

Baselworld spokesman Bernhard Keller said the show continued without further incident--although some might disagree.

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