According to UK newspaper The Daily Mail, the attack happened on September 20 around 1:30 am. The next day, Mount was arrested and interviewed by a central London police station. He was later bailed out but ordered to return on November 10. "He has not been charged and we are still investigating." says a Scotland Yard spokesman.
While Mount, who has styled hair for Ralph Lauren campaigns as well as Vogue editorials, denies the allegations, crime experts and investigators have spent days examining the room where the attack happened as well as taking in items, such as bed linens, in for further investigation. As for the alleged victim, she has been interviewed by specialist sex crimes detectives from the Sapphire unit and has been referred to a victim support centre.