The 2006 X Factor winner was punched by a man at a signing. A Scotland Yard spokesman said police were called to Waterstones book store at Piccadilly, London, but Lewis did not need hospital treatment. Lewis's spokesman said the singer had been signing autographs for around 90 minutes when "a guy came up and punched her to the side of the head". She was signing copies of her new autobiography, Dreams, due out next month. Waterstones said it took security at book signings "extremely seriously" and this was the first incident of its kind it had encountered, they adedd: 'We would like to thank Leona for her professionalism and we are extremely sad that this event was ruined for her, and her fans, many of whom queued from the early hours of the morning to meet her.'
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