Taylor Swift's father accused by photographer of hitting him, investigation opened | EUROtoday

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HASWhile accompanying his daughter on tour in Australia, Taylor Swift's father allegedly attacked a photographer. In any case, that is what Ben McDonald accuses him of, who filed a criticism towards him, in response to the police, relayed by AFP. An investigation was opened on Tuesday February 27.

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According to a police spokesperson, Alicia McCumstie, “a 51-year-old man” defined that he had been attacked by a 71-year-old man at Neutral Bay Wharf, a ferry terminal in northern Sydney. According to him, his attacker could be the daddy of Taylor Swift.

He defined that he was taking images of the American star who was on a yacht, earlier than the singer's safety prevented him from persevering with by opening umbrellas in entrance of his lens.

“This had never happened to me in my 26 years” of profession

But the incident didn’t cease there, in response to the photographer, who was then “hit in the ribs” by a person. “I didn't know who he was, but I looked at the photos and I saw him holding Taylor's hands and it was her father,” he advised police, in response to feedback reported by the AFP. The skilled says he suffered “a shock” regardless that it had “never happened to him in his 26 years” of profession.

The investigation by the Australian police, who don’t normally reveal the identification of individuals focused by a criticism, is underway whereas American pop star Taylor Swift is because of arrive this week in Singapore, for her solely date of “The Eras” tour in Southeast Asia.