Katie Price ‘attacked’ and rushed to hospital with a eye injury

Katie Price was rushed to hospital in the early hours of Monday morning with an eye injury following an alleged attack.

Police were called after the incident occurred at a property in Essex, who called for paramedics. 

The Sun report that a man has been arrested on suspicion of assault and is currently being held in custody.

In a statement, Essex police said: ‘We were called by colleagues in the ambulance service to reports of an assault in The Meadows, Little Canfield, 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 32-year-old man was arrested a short time later on suspicion of assault. He remains in custody.’

In a further statement, Essex police added: ‘Our investigations are continuing at the scene today.’

A source close to the 43-year-old told the paper: ‘Katie is, understandably, utterly devastated.’  

Katie’s representative said: ‘Katie is ok, but it’s quite a serious altercation that’s happened. She is currently working with the police’.