Celebrity Selena Gomez Didn't Get Punched by a Justin Bieber Fan, Says Rep The rumor of a run-in started after the Disney star was snapped covering what appeared to be a fat lip By Dahvi Shira Published on March 2, 2011 08:00 PM Share Tweet Pin Email Photo: Devone Byrd/Pacific Coast News Selena Gomez has received online threats from fans who adore her boyfriend, Justin Bieber, but have haters taken things a step further? Rumors started on Twitter Wednesday that Gomez, 18, had been punched by a fan after photos surfaced of the Disney star covering her face and what appeared to be a fat lip. The topic #sorryjustin started trending on Twitter, and in no time, word quickly spread that Gomez was hit by a jealous Bieber fan. But Gomez’s rep denies the claims, telling PEOPLE there is “absolutely no truth” to the rumors. PHOTOS: Justin’s A-list Party Posse This all went down during a paparazzi frenzy outside of Maggiano’s restaurant in L.A., where the starlet accompanied her beau for his 17th birthday dinner. While there is still no word on what did cause Gomez’s puffy pucker, one thing is for sure: she still seems smitten with Bieber. • With reporting by JESSICA HERNDON Please note: Comments have been suspended temporarily as we explore better ways to serve you. Your opinion is important to us; you can find current discussions at facebook.com/peoplemag.