Never Mind the Buzzcocks host Mark Lamarr charged with assault and false imprisonment

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FORMER Never Mind the Buzzcocks host Mark Lamar has been charged with common assault and false imprisonment, police said.

Lamarr, 51, was a regular on TV screens in the 1990s and starred in The Word, The Big Breakfast and Shooting Stars.

The Metropolitan Police said in a statement he was charged on September 1 and will appear before magistrates in Uxbridge on October 2.

The charges relate to an incident at a property in Chiswick, west London.

It is reported Lamar spent a night in custody.

Mark Lamarr

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ARREST: Mark Lamarr has been charged with common assault and is due to appear in court
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Lamarr presented the celebrity BBC music quiz show Never Mind The Buzzcocks between 1996 and 2005.

He also presented a weekly BBC Radio 2 late night show and specialist music series Shake, Rattle and Roll for 12 years, leaving in 2010.

He is originally from Swindon and was born Mark Jones.

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