The jewelry was being transported by plane by the woman, instructed to deliver the expensive gems to the 28-year-old singer, when it was left on the plane inside the courier’s luggage, according to AFP.
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Police sources in France told AFP the woman, who remains anonymous, was on a flight from London Luton Airport to Nice on May 16 when she left her coat and luggage — which held the jewelry — on the plane when she got off.
By the time the woman realized she didn’t have the jewelry loaned by a luxury brand, the plane had already taken off for a return flight to Luton.
The jewelry was recovered at Luton and sent back to Nice by London’s Heathrow Airport.
“Someone with their head in the clouds nearly lost several million,” a police source joked to AFP.
Ora attended Magnum’s Cannes event on Thursday, May 16.
The British pop star also gave an intimate, acoustic performance of her greatest hits at Cannes.
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