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Prince Harry assisted mugged friend

Prince Harry drove to south London to try to help a friend who was mugged while speaking to the royal on his mobile phone.

The prince searched for Thomas van Straubenzee in Battersea after hearing the alleged robbery on 30 November.

They said the prince, 27, followed his "intuition" and went to the police station where his friend was giving a statement.

A man has been arrested in connection with the incident.

Ben Ando reports.

  • 18 Dec 2011
  • From the section UK
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