French police investigate four-tonne fromage heist

Thieves have stolen four-tonnes of Comté cheese, around 100 wheels of it, from a dairy in the town of Goux-les-Usiers in France.

Comté cheese.

Comté cheese. Image by traaf / CC BY-SA 2.0

It might seem like a bizarre burglary case but the cheese, a specialty of the Franche-Comté region, can sell for up to €40 per kilo. Police are investigating. Read more:

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