Newspaper article The Evening Standard (London, England)

Mel B Husband Attacks Claims He Hit Star as 'Disgusting and Untrue'

Newspaper article The Evening Standard (London, England)

Mel B Husband Attacks Claims He Hit Star as 'Disgusting and Untrue'

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Byline: Kiran Randhawa

MEL B's husband today denied he had ever hit his wife, following speculation on Twitter over her admission to hospital and her appearance on last night's programme.

The X Factor judge missed Saturday's show after being taken to hospital on Thursday.

The former Spice Girl was back on screens last night but appeared to be covered in scratches and bruises and was not wearing her wedding ring.

Fans were quick to speculate about the cause of the star's injuries online.

But today Stephen Belafonte, her husband of seven years, took to Twitter to criticise the comments.

He wrote: "I don't usually respond to Twitter msgs but I will respond to comments of hitting my wife which I think are quite disgusting un true!" He added: "Mel was very ill a bunch of doctors helped her get better if fans can't just relax B4 being negative they r not real fans of @OfficialMelB."

Mel B, 39, was taken to hospital after collapsing "in agony" on Thursday. …

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