CHRIS Hughes has been seen for the first time since his violent brawl with photographer at the NTAs.
The Love Island star, who isbeing investigated by police after he was involved in a heated bust-up with a snapper, hid under a green hoodie after eating lunch alone at the Brentwood Kitchen in Essex on Thursday.
Chris, 27, kept a low profile as he stepped out for the first time since his awards’ night brawl with a photographer.
He kept his blonde hair covered under a lime green hoodie and matched the jumper with grey jogging bottoms.
Chris looked glum as he chatted away on the phone.
It comes after isbeing investigated by police after he was involved in a furious bust-up with a snapper.
Chris Hughes was involved in a brawl with a photographer last night
He was at the NTAs to support his girlfriend Jesy Nelson
Chris apologised to his girlfriend Jesy Nelson for fighting with a photographer after her big win at the National Television Awards on Tuesday night.
He had been supporting girlfriend Jesy Nelson, 28,who bagged the award for Best Factual Programme, at the star-studded ceremony.
He said on Instagram: “I want to address last nights altercation.
“I was having an amazing night celebrating the award my girlfriend deservedly won.”
“After coming out of our hotel a particular paparazzi decided to repeatedly call me a name I wouldn’t call my worst enemy, and physically try and start an altercation.
“As everyone can see I retaliated back badly to this which I totally regret. I’m human.
“No different to anyone else. However I want to make everyone aware this was only in self defence.
“I hope people I care about including my followers, family and friends can understand and forgive me.
“This night was about Jesy’s win and I am sorry if I distracted anyone from this.
“Ultimately, I’m the proudest boyfriend ever and want to congratulate my amazing girlfriend for a deserving win. I am so proud of you.”