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Former Tiffany & Co executive arrested for stealing jewelry

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DARIEN, CT (WFSB) -

A former Tiffany's executive from Connecticut is being accused of stealing more than $1.3 million worth of jewelry.

Ingrid Lederhaas-Okun was arrested at her home in Darien Tuesday night.

Prosecutors said she borrowed more than 160 pieces of jewelry and then sold the jewelry to an international dealer.

Lederhaas-Okun was let go from the company in February as a result of downsizing.

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