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Saturday 20 December 2014

Tulisa in festival assault probe

Tulisa Contostavlos is at the centre of an assault investigation
Tulisa Contostavlos is at the centre of an assault investigation

Police are investigating claims that X Factor judge and N-Dubz singer Tulisa Contostavlos assaulted a blogger at V Festival.

Celebrity writer Vas Morgan has claimed that the 25-year-old charged towards him in a "drunken and angry state" in a backstage area at the Chelmsford event on August 18.

Tulisa is said to deny the assault but Essex Police are investigating.

A force spokeswoman confirmed that officers have received the allegation of an assault. The attack is alleged to have taken place just after midnight.

She added: "We are making further inquiries."

A representative for Tulisa has issued a statement that said: "Tulisa strongly denies assaulting Mr Morgan; she specifically denies punching Mr Morgan in the eye.

"She has placed this matter in the hands of her lawyers for immediate and appropriate action."

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