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Shane Warne ‘quizzed by cops’ over claim he hit porn star

Australian cricket legend Shane Warne has reportedly been questioned by police in London over allegations he hit a porn star in the face during a night out.

The former spin bowler was accused of punching 30-year-old glamour model Valerie Fox inside a nightclub Loulous in Mayfair.

Ms Fox tweeted images showing bruises and injuries she claimed were caused by Warne, before he was interviewed under caution by police on Sunday. 

 

Cricket legend Shane Warne allegedly assaulted a woman during an incident inside a lavish London nightclub on Friday night. He is pictured leaving the same nightclub on Wednesday

Ms Fox, 30, who has appeared in dozens of adult films, reported the incident to Westminster police before taking to Twitter to slam the Australian bowling legend

Ms Fox, 30, who has appeared in dozens of adult films, reported the incident to Westminster police before taking to Twitter to slam the Australian bowling legend

Porn star Valerie Fox took to Twitter to share photos of injuires to her face (pictured) she claims she sustained after being assaulted by Warne during an incident inside the popular nightclub

Porn star Valerie Fox took to Twitter to share photos of injuires to her face (pictured) she claims she sustained after being assaulted by Warne during an incident inside the popular nightclub

Ms Fox also shared a photo of a Metropolitan Police incident card to Twitter that showed she'd presented to Westminster police station and read: 'The crime we will investigate is assault'

Ms Fox also shared a photo of a Metropolitan Police incident card to Twitter that showed she’d presented to Westminster police station and read: ‘The crime we will investigate is assault’

The 48-year-old is understood to have contacted police himself after Ms Fox made her allegations public, according to The Sun.

He has not been arrested and investigations are continuing, the paper reports.

Ms Fox shared images of her injuries online alongside a message that read: ‘Proud of yourself? Hitting a woman? Vile creature.’

Ms Fox tweeted yesterday: ‘And no, I’m not lying. Just because you’re famous doesn’t mean you can hit women and get away with it.’

She also shared a photo of a Metropolitan Police incident card showed she’d visited Westminster police station and saying: ‘The crime we will investigate is assault.’

Witnesses inside the nightclub told journalists that they saw Warne arguing with Ms Fox on Friday night, before she fell to the floor holding her face.

CCTV cameras in Loulou’s may captured the alleged assault, it is reported.

Police are understood to be investigating the incident and whether CCTV cameras in Loulou's captured footage of the alleged assault involving Warne (pictured)

Police are understood to be investigating the incident and whether CCTV cameras in Loulou’s captured footage of the alleged assault involving Warne (pictured)

Ms Fox (pictured) tweeted: 'And no, I'm not lying. Just because you're famous doesn't mean you can hit women and get away with it.'

Ms Fox (pictured) tweeted: ‘And no, I’m not lying. Just because you’re famous doesn’t mean you can hit women and get away with it.’

Police confirmed they were investigating an alleged assault at an address on Hertford Street, the same street where Loulou's is located

It is not known whether Warne and Ms Fox knew each other prior to their alleged altercation

Police confirmed they were investigating an alleged assault at an address on Hertford Street, the same street where Loulou’s is located

Witnesses said they'd seen Warne become involved in an argument with the glamour model in Loulou's nightclub (pictured) on Friday night, after which she fell to the floor holding her face

Witnesses said they’d seen Warne become involved in an argument with the glamour model in Loulou’s nightclub (pictured) on Friday night, after which she fell to the floor holding her face

In a statement, Metropolitan Police said: ‘Detectives are investigating an allegation of assault alleged to have taken place in a nightclub on Hertford Street in Westminster in the early hours of Saturday.’

‘There have been no arrests and inquiries continue.’

Warne’s spokesman declined The Sun’s request for comment, while MailOnline has also contacted his representatives.

Since retiring from the game in 2007 the legendary Australian bowler has split much of his time living in both his home country and the UK.

Warne, who was previously engaged to actress Liz Hurley, works as a member of the Sky Sports commentary team in the UK and as a pundit for Channel Nine in Australia.

The 48-year-old father-of-three split from wife Simone Callahan in 2005, before they reconciled in 2007 only to split again. 

He was most recently linked to 32-year-old Australian bikini model Emily Sears.

Ms Fox was also at the centre of a scandal with politician Nigel Farage earlier in 2017 after the pair reportedly kissed and groped each other while on a transatlantic flight.

Warne, who was previously engaged to actress Liz Hurley (left), works as a member of the Sky Sports commentary team in the UK and as a pundit for Channel Nine in Australia

Warne, who was previously engaged to actress Liz Hurley (left), works as a member of the Sky Sports commentary team in the UK and as a pundit for Channel Nine in Australia

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