Lindsay Lohan may face assault charges

Last Updated: Jan 05, 2011, 14:30 PM IST

New York: Actress Lindsay Lohan may be charged with attacking a female employee during her stint at the Betty Ford Rehabilitation Center, police said.

"The investigation determined Ms. Lohan violated several aspects of her probation, including the battery (charge)," the Palm Desert Police Department said in a statement.

Betty Ford employee Dawn Holland has accused 24-year-old star, who was released from the rehab Monday, of throwing a phone at her, yanking another phone out of her hand and causing a sprain after a confrontation, reports people.com.

Lohan`s attorney, Shawn Chapman Holley, wasn`t available for comment.

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