By Jason Chester for MailOnline
Published: 10:57 GMT, 1 March 2019 | Updated: 11:35 GMT, 1 March 2019
An unprovoked attack on her young son resulted in Kerry Katona actively searching for the culprits on the streets close to her family home.
The former Atomic Kitten star’s son Max, 10 – the youngest of two children with second husband Mark Croft - was left with a black eye following an altercation with three older boys as he made his way to school on Tuesday morning.
The attack resulted in an apoplectic Kerry, 38, rushing home from London, where she had been working, to nurse the youngster before making the decision to mete out some rough justice to his assailants.
Furious: An unprovoked attack on 10-year old son Max by three older boys resulted in Kerry Katona actively searching for the culprits on the streets close to her family home
Speaking to Sun Online, the singer, currently looking for love on the new series of Celebs Go Dating, admitted she turned up at the bullies’ school after Max identified their uniform as identical to the one worn by his older sister Heidi, 12.
She said: 'Max was walking to school, like he does every morning, and there were three boys from the local high school in an alley he walks through.
'One of them just turned around and elbowed him in the eye, then they started laughing and ran off. It's absolutely disgusting. It could have been so much worse.'
The former Atomic Kitten