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A dozen antique swords worth ¥15 million were stolen from an antique shop in Toyonaka, Osaka Prefecture, early Monday, police said, adding they are looking for two intruders.

According to police, a woman who was delivering newspapers called police at around 3:10 a.m., claiming she saw two men with masks exit the antique shop and leave in a car parked out front.

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