Katie Price ‘shocked’ as she speaks out on ‘devastating’ assault

Katie Price has spoken out after she was allegedly assaulted at her home in Essex.

The 43 year old has said she feels “devastated” and is “in shock” after the alleged incident.

A man was arrested on suspicion of assault in the early hours of Monday 23 August.

Now, Katie has spoken out about the incident, revealing she “ran away” after being punched while watching TV.



Katie Price has revealed she’s in shock after being assaulted

She said: “I’ve got a big bruise, my face is all puffy, and I went to hospital. I’m still all dazed. I’m devastated. I’ve told police that I was assaulted, and am in shock that this happened.”

Katie continued: “I ran away after being punched — I ran to Harvey’s house nearby and have now done damage to my feet, which I previously injured.

“I was just sitting there watching telly when the assault happened. I can’t say any more,” she added to The Sun.



Katie Price claimed she was watching TV when the alleged incident took place
Katie Price claimed she was watching TV when the alleged incident took place

Katie was taken into hospital in the early hours of the morning following the alleged assault.

Police were called and a man was arrested and spent the night in custody.

Essex Police said in a statement: “We were called by colleagues in the ambulance service to reports of an assault shortly after 1.30am this morning, Monday 23 August.

“We arrived and found a woman had sustained a facial injury which required hospital treatment.



Katie Price was taken to hospital and a man was arrested following the alleged incident
Katie Price was taken to hospital and a man was arrested following the alleged incident

“A man was arrested a short time later on suspicion of assault. He remains in custody.”

Police were later photographed at Katie’s home. The police shared a later statement, which read: “Our investigations are continuing at the scene today.”

Katie is engaged to Love Island star Carl Woods. The couple have been together for more than a year after being introduced by mutual friends.

She is also mum to son Harvey, 19, Junior, 16, Princess, 14, as well as eight year old Jett and seven year old Bunny.



Katie is mum to Harvey, Junior, Princess, Jett and Bunny
Katie is mum to Harvey, Junior, Princess, Jett and Bunny



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Before the alleged incident took place, Katie took to her Instagram to share her pride over her son Junior, whom she shares with ex Peter Andre, landing his own record deal.

As the proud mum shared snaps of her son signing a contract, she wrote in the caption: “I am so excited and no words can describe how proud I am of my [email protected]_andre signing his very well deserved record deal”.

Katie added: “from a young age I knew he would be a star it wasn’t long ago me Junior his dad and me were going through his contract to make sure everything is in place a right for him”, followed by a red heart emoji.

“now the future is exciting watch the space” Katie added with a star emoji before ending her caption with: “I love you Junior”.

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