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Kerry Katona's estranged husband George Kay charged with assaulting her

Published 26/10/2015

Kerry Katona's estranged husband has been charged with assaulting her and possessing an illegal weapon
Kerry Katona's estranged husband has been charged with assaulting her and possessing an illegal weapon

The estranged husband of TV reality star and former singer Kerry Katona has been charged with allegedly assaulting her and possessing a prohibited weapon.

George Kay, 35, was arrested following the alleged incident at the couple's home in Crowborough, East, Sussex, on October 3.

The weapon charge relates to a taser-style weapon disguised as a torch.

He answered bail at the weekend and will appear at Brighton Magistrates' Court on November 26.

A Sussex Police spokesman said: "Just after 6pm on Saturday, October 3, police were called to an address in Gorsedene Close to a report that a 35-year-old woman had allegedly been assaulted.

"George Kay, 35, a labourer of Hollybank Moore, Warrington, answered bail on Saturday evening (October 24) and was charged with assault by beating and possession of a prohibited weapon."

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