Naomi Campbell Hurt in Paris Mugging Attack happened last month, but is now coming to light By Evann Gastaldo, Newser Staff Posted Jan 4, 2013 9:55 AM CST 20 comments Comments British supermodel Naomi Campbell arrives at Jodhpur, India, Sunday, Nov. 4, 2012. (AP Photo) (Newser) – Naomi Campbell was mugged in Paris as she was trying to hail a cab last month, sources tell the New York Post. A ligament in her leg was torn when she was pushed to the ground, and she's been using a wheelchair and crutches since. One source says the supermodel hasn't spoken about the attack because French police are still looking for the assailants. "It was terrifying," says a source. "Naomi believes the assailant had been watching her, casing her out, and waited for a moment to strike when she was alone." It's not clear what was stolen from her.