Amy Winehouse Arrested In Assault Case
April 25, 2008 at 4:01 PM (PT)
AMY WINEHOUSE was arrested FRIDAY afternoon by LONDON police for allegedly assaulting two men early WEDNESDAY morning. WINEHOUSE, according to reports in U.K. tabloids, allegedly punched a man inside a bar in the CAMDEN area of LONDON while she was playing pool and later allegedly head-butted a man who was hailing a cab outside. A conviction would carry a sentence of up to six months in prison.
Also on FRIDAY, WINEHOUSE's husband, BLAKE FIELDER-CIVIL, had his own court appearance on charges of assaulting a pub landlord in DERBYSHIRE and conspiracy to pervert the course of justice. FIELDER-CIVIL's trial has been scheduled for JUNE 2nd; at his hearing, he was warned for communicating with a woman in the public gallery, who described herself as a close friend of the defendant.