Christine Quinn feared she would be ‘killed’ for diamonds in attempted burglary
Christine Quinn spoke about the terrifying moment when criminals targeted his home. The Selling Sunset star said she thought she might be shot as intruders tended to steal her diamonds and bags, despite her initial instinct being to grab her baby.
The Netflix star is still surrounded by multi-million dollar properties while filming the real estate show. And it’s no different when she returns home to the property she shares with husband Christian Richard.
Christine and Christian’s home was targeted in early March when two armed men tried to break in in the middle of the night. Christine revealed on her Instagram Stories that she and her husband were sleeping when the incident happened.
Almost two months later, she spoke to night line about the ordeal and how she feared being shot if the burglars broke the window. The interview comes shortly after the release of sell sunset season 5.
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Christine’s home targeted by attempted burglary
Christine revealed on Instagram that she heard noises before checking security footage and looking outside their master bedroom. She claims to have seen two armed robbers trying to force open a window.
page 6 reports Christine saying the thieves were unsuccessful because her windows were “so strong” and “triple-glazed”. Nevertheless, Christine and her husband Christian immediately called the police.
An LAPD spokesperson confirmed that an attempted burglary took place at Quinn and Richard’s home around 4:30 a.m. local time. “One of the suspects broke the window in the house,” the officer said.
They added: ‘The suspects fled the scene without entering the residence. The suspects had left before the police arrived. No property was taken.
She feared being “shot down”
Christine spoke to Nightline about how the attempted burglary affected her. In a preview clip, she reveals that the first thing that came to mind was that if the burglars came in, they were “going to shoot me”.
She said during the interview, which aired on Thursday evening:
They were going to break that glass and shoot me over bags, diamonds, jewelry, and when you’re in a situation like that, you have this innate instinct within you to protect yourself.
The Netflix star went on to say that she grabbed her gun from her safe and then grabbed her family, leading them into her baby’s room. Christine added that she had no idea how quickly she thought.
“But thank God I did it”, the sell sunset real estate agent added.
The Selling Sunset star’s net worth
Christine Quinn, whose lavish wedding to Christian Richard cost $1million, earned $2,520,720 in commission, as reported essential life. That’s with a whopping $1,438,350 in Season 5 alone!
Prior to getting married, Christine had a solid net worth of $1.5 million, according to Celebrity Net Worth. According to Forbes in 2022, Christian sold his company, Foodler, to Grubhub in 2017 for $65 million.
Christian, now retired, is said to be worth $20 million, according to Hustle and Hollywood value. As a result, sell sunset season 5 saw Chrishell Stause say, “She [Christine] openly does not work, she says very openly that she married for money.
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