Of course this doesn’t make any of this horrible incident any better, but the husband of celebrity chef Nigella Lawson has accepted a police citation and has admitted that he assaulted his wife.
Nigella_LawsonAll of this comes after images of Saatchi were posted online, the images clearly displayed Saatchi grabbing Lawson by the throat at a cafe during an argument. That incident happened in London on June 9, 2013. Since then, The 70 year-old Charles Saatchi was interviewed by British police about the incident, in the end Saatchi received a formal police citation on Monday (called a caution), given after someone admits to certain charges. It’s similar to a plea-bargin, or a no-contest, here in tHE United States. The caution does ends the matter with police.
Saatchi is a wealthy art collector and global ad agency co-founder and is the husband of Lawson (52). “Although Nigella made no complaint, I volunteered to go to Charing Cross station and take a police caution after a discussion with my lawyer because I thought it was better than the alternative of this hanging over us all for months,” Saatchi told Britain’s Evening Standard.