The Pros Of Cons: 8 Greatest Heists In American History

Who doesn’t love a good heist story? From Ocean’s 11 to Baby Driver, the heist is an intriguing, exciting, dangerously fun crime, that concludes with a massive payday. But while movies add glamour and great soundtracks to the world of high-end theft, real life is typically a lot grittier. And more often than not, the thieves are caught…eventually. In the spirit of sticking it to the man, here are the greatest heists ever performed on American soil. See who got away — and who didn’t — below.

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