Soon after news broke that reality TV star Kim Kardashian was held at gunpoint in a Paris hotel room on Sunday (2 October), fans took to Twitter to sympathise with the 35-year-old. According to reports, the Keeping Up With The Kardashians star was in France to attend the Paris Fashion week when the shocking incident took place. She was assaulted by two masked men, who were reportedly armed and dressed as police officers.
"She is badly shaken but physically unharmed," a representative for the mother-of-two told E! News soon after the incident.
As the alarming news reached Kardashian's husband Kanye West – who was performing in New York City at the time – he abruptly halted his concert citing "family emergency". The rapper was mid-way through a song at the Meadows Music & Arts Festival when he abruptly made an exit.
"I'm sorry, I'm sorry. Family emergency, I have to stop the show," he told the crowd.
As fans await the news of her well-being, followers of the Kardashian family, poured in heartfelt concerns and support on social media. While some mocked the socialite, who recently experienced a similar situation, in Paris when celebrity prankster Vitalii Sediuk lunged at her, Kardashian devotees stood by her on Twitter.
Here are some of the best Twitter reactions on Kardashian's Paris incident:
Although most of social media users expressed concern and sent their good wishes to the mother-of-two, some had this to say:
Few had some dramatic responses: