Tulisa Contostavlos 'arrested for drink driving'

Tulisa Contostavlos has reportedly been arrested on suspicion of drink driving. MailOnline reports the 27-year-old singer was involved in a crash outside a tube station in Southgate, North London on Thursday. Police were called and she was breathalysed at the scene. A police spokesman confirmed that a woman remains in custody following the incident.

"Police were called shortly before midnight on Thursday (10 September) to outside Southgate Underground Station following reports of two cars in collision," a Met spokesperson said. "Officers and London Fire Brigade attended. There were no reported injuries.



Tulisa Contostavlos was reportedly arrested on Thursday night on suspicion of drink driving

"One of the drivers, a 27-year-old woman, was arrested on suspicion of drink-driving and taken to an East London police station. A breath test was administered. We do not discuss the results. She remains in custody."

The incident is a big set-back for Tulisa, who has been concentrating on her music career after a turbulent 18-months during 2013-2014, which included a series of high-profile court appearances.

In November, she made her long-awaited return to the stage, following the collapse of her drugs trial in July.

Allegations that Tulisa had supplied class A drugs were dropped on 21 July when Judge Alistair McCreath threw out the case after ruling that there were "strong grounds" to believe that a witness for the prosecution had lied to the court. Stading on the steps of the court after her case was thrown out, she told the press: "This whole case was a horrific and disgusting entrapment.”

Following the collapse of the trial – almost a year after the accusations against her were first made – the former X Factor judge said that she was back in the recording studio and working on new music to help her move past the incident.

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