Harry Styles breaks silence on Valentine’s Day mugging ordeal

Harry Styles has commented on his terrifying mugging incident, which took place on Valentine's Day.

The Sign of the Times hitmaker, 26, was reportedly held at knife-point at an ATM during a night out in Hampstead Heath.

He has since insisted he's ''okay'' after the thief fled the scene with cash as the singer managed to escape unharmed.

During an appearance on The Today Show on Wednesday, he was asked how he was faring following the altercation.

He replied: ''I'm okay, thanks. Thank you for asking."

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Mirror Online originally reported the incident and, according to a source, the former One Direction member was left "shaken" after the theft.

A source recalled the incident to the publication, saying: "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."

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The Metropolitan Police later confirmed the incident, telling the publication: "Police are investigating reports of a knifepoint robbery in Spaniards Road, Hampstead.

"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."

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Just days later he attended the BRIT Awards and reportedly hired Sir Mick Jagger's security guard to keep him safe during the star-studded bash.

Another insider said: "Like Mick, he has to take security very seriously.

"And as Mick is such an idol of his, it makes sense that he would look to him to inspire his choice of staff – as well as his choices of fashion and hairstyle."

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