Lindsay Lohan assaulted in New York hotel

  • Actress Lindsay Lohan was attacked by a man in a New York hotel on Sunday morning, according to her spokesman.

    Media reports describe the incident as a scuffle after she demanded that photos of her be deleted from his cellphone.

    Lohan suffered minor injuries following the attack, spokesman Steve Honig said in a statement.

    Her assailant has been arrested, Honig added.

    Celebrity website TMZ.com claim the attacker is a man Lohan met at a New York nightclub, citing sources close to the actress.

    The two began arguing in Lohan's hotel room after she realized he was taking pictures of her with his cellphone.

    The 26-year-old actress told police the man pushed her to the ground, climbed on top of her and attempted to choke her before someone else pulled him off her.