Prince Andrew under pressure after arrest of Ghislaine Maxwell
Royal ‘bewildered’ after US attorney asks him to come forward following arrest of his friend over alleged sex crimes
Victoria Bekiempis in New York
Fri 3 Jul 2020 05.59 BSTLast modified on Fri 3 Jul 2020 08.18 BST
Pressure on Prince Andrew to speak to FBI investigators was mounting after his friend Ghislaine Maxwell was arrested on charges of sex trafficking and perjury as part of its ongoing inquiry into the disgraced financier Jeffrey Epstein.
At a press conference in New York in which prosecutors detailed the allegations facing Maxwell, they urged the Prince to come forward.