Love Island host Caroline Flack arrested and charged with assault

TV presenter Caroline Flack has been charged with assault after reports of a man being attacked.

Friday, 13th December 2019, 2:24 pm
Updated Friday, 13th December 2019, 2:47 pm

Flack, 40, was charged on Friday with assault by beating, the Metropolitan Police said.

She was arrested after an incident at approximately 5.25am on Thursday December 12 after reports of a man assaulted, according to the police statement.

The man was not seriously injured.

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Caroline Flack

A Metropolitan Police spokeswoman confirmed Flack will appear on bail at Highbury Corner Magistrates' Court on Monday December 23.

Flack is known for hosting TV programmes including The X Factor, The Xtra Factor and I'm A Celebrity... Get Me Out Of Here!'s spin-off show.

In 2014 she won Strictly Come Dancing and since 2015 she has hosted ITV2 reality show Love Island and its accompanying programme Aftersun.