The alleged incident took place on Tuesday at an apartment in the Century City section of Los Angeles, TMZ is reporting. The police department said the investigation was still ongoing and additional details would be released later.
He said Avenatti was arrested about 2pm on Wednesday on the same block as his apartment in Los Angeles.
'Any accusations to the contrary are fabricated and meant to do harm to my reputation.
The officer did not confirm that the individual was Avenatti, saying that the ID would be released after booking.
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However, following reports in U.S. media that the victim was Mr Avenatti's estranged wife, Lisa Storie-Avenatti, she released a statement through her lawyers to say the report was false. "I never will strike a woman".
Avenatti was booked on a felony domestic violence charge, said LAPD.
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"I can't believe you did this to me". The outlet initially reported that the alleged incident involved Avenatti's estranged wife, before later describing the individual simply as a woman.
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Avenatti is now in custody, according to TMZ.
"Had we had any indication before we brought him in that these allegations existed, we would never have had him speak to us", Penn Dems Communications Director and College senior Jack Weisman said on Wednesday evening.
Security reportedly ushered her into the building, after which Avenatti appeared and chased her while allegedly claiming, "she hit me first" and adding, "This is bulls***, this is f***ing bulls***". The other seeks to formally invalidate a 2016 nondisclosure agreement that prevented Daniels from discussing her alleged affair with Trump in the lead-up to the election.
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