The star is said to be 'shaken'
Kim Kardashian West has been held up at gunpoint in Paris.
The reality star was held up by masked armed men posing as police officers in her room on Sunday, CNN have stated, citing her spokesperson. She was in France attending Paris Fashion Week with her mum, Kris Jenner, and sisters Kourtney Kardashian and Kendall Jenner.
The mum-of-two’s spokesperson Ina Teciokas told the news channel: ‘Kim Kardashian West was held up at gunpoint inside her Paris hotel room this evening, by two armed masked men dressed as police officers.‘She is badly shaken but physically unharmed.’
Police have seen confirmed that the 35-year-old was robbed at gunpoint at around 3am local time in Paris. While no one was hurt, ‘several million dollars’ worth of jewellery was stolen.
According to Europe1, the five masked men broke into her ‘luxury residence’ and reportedly tied her up with handcuffs. Her bodyguard is believed to have been tied at the hands and feet, which is how they eventually gained access to the room.
The robbers are believed to have stolen a jewelry box worth $6 million and a ring worth $4 million.
Her husband Kanye West was performing in New York when he heard of the news, where he suddenly walked off stage.
He told the Queens audience: ‘I’m sorry I have a family emergency, I have to stop the show.’
Footage of him leaving as been posted on Twitter. One fan wrote: ‘When Kanye West starts Heartless and then stops the show because of a family emergency’
Its not clear whether her children North, three, and Saint, nine months, were there at the time.