facebook
twitter
search
search

Report: Model Naomi Campbell was robbed, assaulted in Paris

Jan. 4, 2013 at 12:33 PM
| License Photo

PARIS, Jan. 4 (UPI) -- British supermodel Naomi Campbell is being treated in Colorado for injuries suffered in a robbery last month in Paris, the New York Post reported Friday.

Campbell, 42, was knocked down and robbed as she hailed a taxi about a month ago. She suffered a torn ligament in the incident, which wasn't reported by the media until Friday.

"It was terrifying. Naomi believes the assailant had been watching her, casing her out, and waited for a moment to strike when she was alone. She was attacked in the street as she hailed a cab, and robbed," a source told the Post.

"Her leg was injured as she was violently pushed to the ground. She was understandably very upset and shaken up."

The newspaper said it is unclear what was stolen.

Campbell is being treated by an orthopedic surgeon in Vail, Colo., for her injury, the Post said.

No arrests have been made in the case.

Like Us on Facebook for more stories from UPI.com  
Latest Headlines
Top Stories
Jennifer Lopez celebrates 46th birthday in sheer dress
End of an era: 'General Hospital' bids farewell to Anthony Geary's iconic Luke Spencer
Blake Shelton cuts post-divorce concert short due to lightning
Khloe Kardashian denies cocaine was used at Kylie Jenner's party
'Key & Peele' to end its run on Comedy Central after five seasons