Daniel Radcliffe comforted robbed in London tourist

© RIA Novosti / Vladimir Astapkovich in photobacteria Radcliffe. Archival photoDaniel Radcliffe comforted robbed in London tourist© RIA Novosti / Vladimir Astapkovich the image Bank

British actor Daniel Radcliffe, star of the films about boy wizard Harry Potter, stopped at one of the streets of London to help robbed tourists received in the course of the incident a minor injury, according to newspaper Evening Standard, citing eyewitnesses.

The incident occurred on Friday night in Chelsea. According to police, two armed with a knife men on a moped attacked a passer-by took his Louis Vuitton bag and fled in an unknown direction. During the clashes, the attackers slashed the man across the face. As the newspaper notes, the victim of the accident was a tourist who came to the UK for a few days.

Former policeman David Wideset (David Videcette), who witnessed the incident tried to chase the attackers, but they quickly disappeared. When Wideset returned to the scene, he found there a famous British actor, who tried to comfort the victim.

«It was a bit absurd moment. I said, «are you Daniel Radcliffe?» and he replied, «I am.» It was quite nice, many stars would not stay to help. The victim was very, very scared,» — said the publication of a former policeman.

The official representative of the actor confirmed that he was at the scene, but refused to give more detailed comments.

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