Actor Daniel Radcliffe is being hailed a hero after he rushed to help a vacationer who used to be slashed within the face and robbed by thieves on a moped in London ultimate week.
The “Harry Potter” star used to be in west London Friday night while he and a gaggle of passersby helped the man suffering from a gash on his face, consistent with the Night Time Standard. The Man used to be mentioned to be a tourist vacationing the Uk with a vital different.
Metropolitan police said in a press release: “The victim — a man aged in his 50s — used to be strolling in the road whilst two other people using a moped snatched his bag sooner than driving off. The victim suffered a cut to the face through the incident.”
A consultant for Radcliffe confirmed to Fox News the actor was once on the scene that evening, but couldn’t remark additional as a result of “it’s a police subject.”
The thieves made off with the person’s Louis Vuitton bag. Former police officer David Videcette informed The Night Standard he noticed Radcliffe comforting the tourist.
“It was somewhat of the surreal moment, I mentioned ‘you’re Daniel Radcliffe’ and he spoke back, ‘i’m,’” Videcette advised the scoop station.
“He used to be a very nice bloke, a lot of stars wouldn’t have stopped to assist,” Videcette mentioned.
Videcette introduced that he saw the moped-using thieves cruising down the road, observing other people earlier than selecting their aim. Videcette said he referred to as police once he realized the 2 males have been acting suspicious.
London police are investigating the incident. No arrests have been made.