Bebe Rexha shows her wounds after being struck by a cellphone while performing in New York City on Sunday night. The singer was rushed to hospital after the horrific incident. On this Monday The “In The Name of Love” singer gave her health updates to her fans while showing her injuries. Meanwhile, the police arrested 27-year-old Nicolas Malvagna from Manalapan, New Jersey with the charge of felony assault for allegedly hitting Rexha with the cellphone.
Bebe Rexha is doing good right now
On Monday the 33-year-old singer shared a photo of her injured face in her Instagram with the caption “I’m good.” In the photo there her eyes is a swollen and become black-and-blue while there is a deep cut below her eyebrows.
The spokesperson of the NYPD revealed the details of the incident, “On Sunday, June 18, 2023 at approximately 10 PM, police were notified of an assault that occurred at the concert space of Pier 17 located at 89 South Street, within the confines of the 1st Precinct. A preliminary investigation on scene determined that a 27-year-old male intentionally threw a cell phone at a 33-year-old female performer on stage, striking her about the face. The individual was taken into custody on scene and removed to the 1st Precinct for arrest processing. The individual was taken into custody on scene and removed to the 1st Precinct for arrest processing. The aided female was removed by EMS to an area hospital in stable condition.”
It was reported the accuser Nicolas Malvagna was told the police,”I was trying to see if I could hit her with the phone at the end of the show because it would be funny.”
Malvagna’s lawyer, Todd Spodek said, “Nicolas, like many other fans, was hoping to interact in some way with Ms. Rexha as the phone was returned. It was never his intention to injure Ms. Rexha in any way.”
We hope Rexha will get well soon and shine on stage as usual!