The actor Dev Patel (32), perhaps best known as the lead role in Slumdog Millionaire, lives in Australia on a daily basis.
On Monday, a violent drama took place when a woman and a man argued on the open street and in a grocery store in the city of Adelaide, writes 7news.
According to Australian media, the man was stabbed during the argument, but he was not seriously injured.
One of Patel’s representatives confirms that the actor was present when the incident took place.
– We can confirm that last night, in Adelaide, Dev Patel and his friends witnessed a violent argument that was already underway outside a convenience store, says the representative.
She adds that the group succeeded in stopping the ongoing fight and that afterwards they stayed at the scene to assist the police and ambulance.
– Dev acted on his natural instinct to try to de-escalate the situation and break up the fight, she points out.