Rihanna`s bodyguard punches photographer

Last Updated: Jun 27, 2012, 15:44 PM IST

Los Angeles: R&B star Rihanna`s bodyguard was reportedly involved in a physical altercation with a photographer in the UK.

The 24-year-old singer was in London when the photographer got too close to her and was punched by one of her bodyguards, reported TMZ Online.

She was working on her new song during her stay in the English capital.

The bodyguard was trying to clear out a space in front of Rihanna`s car as she tried to exit the Whiskey Mist nightclub, when a paparazzo got too close to her.

The singer was already inside her car when her bodyguard hit the photographer.

PTI