Rocker David Bowie's sell out concert in Norway was halted on Friday night (18JUN04) after he was hit in the eye with a lollypop thrown from the crowd.

Bowie, 57 was left in agony when the stick lodged between his eye ball and eye.

A shocked fan says, "He grabbed a mike and called the person responsible a coward and b****** for hiding in the crowd.

"Everyone booed as the concert was stopped."

An aide assisted rushed to free the missile from Bowie's eye - enabling him to resume his performance.

A unnamed woman in her 30s has confessed to being the culprit - but she claims it was an accident.

She explains, "I was dancing, holding the sweet up.

"Then I was pushed and it flew from my hand."

21/06/2004 15:02