Katie Price breaks silence on ‘home attack as she fled scene after being punched

Katie Price has broken her silence after her alleged assault.

Police were called after the incident in the early hours of Monday morning with Katie rushed to hospital after allegedly sustaining injuries to her face.

Katie, 43, has now claimed she fled the scene after ‘being punched.’

Sharing pictures of her injuries with The Sun, Katie told how she had sustained a ‘big bruise’ to her face.

“I’m still all dazed. I’m devastated. I’ve told police that I was assaulted, and am in shock that this happened.

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

Katie also claimed that the ‘fight’ had been ‘unprovoked.

“I was just sitting there watching telly when the assault happened.

“I can’t say any more,” she added.

A man has been arrested on suspicion of assault and is currently being held in custody, Essex Police confirmed.

In a statement, a spokesperson said: “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.”

They later added in a further statement: “Our investigations are continuing at the scene today.”

A source told The Sun that the mum-of-five has been ‘utterly devastated’ by the alleged attack.