Winehouse hits woman, may face arrest

September 27th, 2008 - 1:45 pm ICT by IANS  

Amy WinehouseLondon, Sep 27 (IANS) British singer Amy Winehouse might face arrest for allegedly whacking a woman dancer on the face.The 30-year-old dancer Sherene Flash said Winehouse hit her in the eye after she approached her for a picture, reports thesun.co.uk. The “Rehab” singer then apparently ran off crying, “Life can’t go on. I can’t do this any more”.

The police were then called to the End of Summer Ball in London where Winehouse was performing and took a statement from Sherene.

A friend of the dancer said: “Sherene asked Amy if she could take a photo. Amy was okay at first, but when Sherene asked if a friend could get in the shot, Amy lashed out.”

An informed source said: “She was getting distressed. There was a lot of grabbing and flashbulbs were going off. She was startled.”

Winehouse is also reported to have struck the event’s official photographer. Police are now expected to quiz the singer.

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