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Tourist fined for stealing ancient artefacts from Pompeii

A French tourist was fined €200 and given a suspended sentence after police caught him trying to leave Pompeii with a backpack stuffed with ancient Roman artefacts.

Photos of the looted artefacts released by the Carabinieri di Napoli [Credit: Metropolis]Montpellier man Pierre Luc Giglio, 52, was stopped at Pompeii last Friday along with his companion, a 50-year-old French woman, after security guards noticed them acting…

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