Celebrity News February 18, 2020
Harry Styles Reportedly Held at Knifepoint During Valentine’s Day Robbery
Last week, singer Harry Styles was reportedly robbed during a night out in London.
A man allegedly approached Harry, who was held at knifepoint, The Mirror UK reported.
A source told the site, “He actually played it pretty cool, quickly giving the assailant cash, keeping himself and the guy calm and getting the situation over with. Understandably, though, it left him very shaken up afterwards."
London police are currently investigating the incident. In a statement, they said, “Officers were contacted on Saturday, 15 February regarding the incident which happened at 23.50hrs on Friday, 14 February. It was reported that a man in his 20s was approached by another man and threatened him with a knife. The victim was not injured however, cash was taken from him."
No arrests have been made.
Styles didn't let the scary encounter get the best of him, attending the 2020 BRIT Awards as planned, where he honored TV personality Caroline Flack on the red carpet with a black ribbon.
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The 26-year-old was scheduled to perform at the show, at which he was nominated for British Male Solo Artist and British Album of the Year.
Styles has not publicly commented on the robbery.