Revealed: A leaked picture reveals the extent of Rihanna’s injuries after allegedly being beaten up by R&B superstar boyfriend Chris Brown earlier this month
This is the first picture of the brutal injuries suffered by Rihanna, allegedly at the hands of her former lover Chris Brown.
The picture of the singer’s bruised, cut and swollen face appeared on American website TMZ.com.
The bust-up is alleged to have occurred after the couple had an argument as they left a pre-Grammy Awards party.
Both were nominated for Grammys and were scheduled to appear at the February 8 awards show but cancelled at the last minute.
Rihanna is also seen in the picture below on the same night of the alleged attack at the hands of R&B superstar boyfriend Brown.
Los Angeles Police have today launched an internal investigation to determine who leaked the photograph.
A spokesman said: ‘The photograph has the appearance of one taken during an official Domestic Violence investigation.