Britney Spears stated Thursday she was “again handed” within the face by a safety guard for San Antonio Spurs participant Victor Wembanyama late Wednesday, after the pop star tapped the newly drafted NBA rookie’s shoulder in Las Vegas.
Spears was reportedly on the restaurant Catch in Las Vegas’ ARIA resort when she went over to ask for a photograph with the NBA participant and a safety guard slapped her.
In a press release posted to Twitter, Spears stated she “tapped [Wembanyama] on the shoulder to get his consideration” and to congratulate him on his success, earlier than his safety practically knocked her to the bottom and knocked her glasses off.
The Spurs rookie Wembanyama advised reporters Thursday he believed anyone grabbed him from behind as he was strolling into the restaurant and his safety element pushed her away—and he was later advised Spears grabbed him.
The Related Press reported Spears’ crew filed a police report with the Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Division.
The Las Vegas Police Division has but to launch a police report, however it advised Forbes police responded to an incident concerning a battery investigation on the identical block because the ARIA on line casino, however “no arrest or citations have been issued.”
Spears was famously caught in a 13-year-long conservatorship below her father Jamie and different court-appointed people who managed virtually each side of her life and funds, earlier than being launched from it in November 2021. Because the launch, she has fearful some followers along with her social media, on which she steadily posts movies of herself dancing with obscure captions. Wembanyama was the no. 1 total decide within the 2023 NBA Draft this yr and can make his debut in the summertime league with the Spurs on Friday night time.
Britney Spears ‘Assaulted’ by Wemby Spurs Safety Guard in Vegas? (Sports activities Illustrated)