Jay Kay was arrested last night at the exit of the nightclub Kabaret of Beak Street, in central Soho, London.
Apparently Jay, significantly altered by alcohol, has first railed against the paparazzi and then have slapped a photographer.
We carry the following article agency IF:
Jamiroquai singer JAY KAY was arrested this morning (12SEP06) after
allegedly attacking a photographer outside a London nightclub.
Deeper Underground hitmaker left London's exclusive Kabaret nightspot
and began shouting at the paparazzi gathered outside.
"What you looking at?" and launched verbal tirades at photographers
before he appeared to slap one snapper around the face.
staff manning the door at Kabaret bundled Kay into his waiting people
carrier, but he refused to leave the scene and ventured back onto the
street to issue more insults.
Police arrived moments later,
handcuffed Kay and arrested him on suspicion of assault. He was taken
to Saville Row police station for questioning.
LAWRENCE, who was outside the club when the incident took place, says,
"Jay looked like he’d had far too much to drink and was in a bad way.
"There was no provocation for his actions and the guy had done nothing when Jay hit him around the face."
has a history of picking fights with paparazzi – in 2002 he was left
with a broken nose after being head-butted by photographer ALAN
GRISBROOK in an argument over a broken camera. (SC/WN)
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