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

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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.

She told The Sun: "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."

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.

"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."

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