Kanye West is beneath investigation for alleged legal battery in Los Angeles, a spokeswoman for the LAPD confirmed to Page Six.
The “Donda” performer, 44, allegedly bought into an argument that turned bodily round 3 a.m. native time Thursday when a fan requested West for his autograph whereas he was sitting in his SUV outdoors of the non-public membership Soho Warehouse, Fox 11 first reported.
West allegedly punched the fan, who then fell to the bottom, and now the case is being investigated as misdemeanor battery, which carries a most jail sentence of six months.
Reps for West didn’t instantly return Page Six’s request for remark. The LAPD declined to offer particulars past confirming the investigation.
TMZ obtained a video of an obvious irate West, who might be heard yelling, “Did y’all say that or not? Did y’all say that or not?
“‘Cause that’s what happened right f–king now.”
As Page Six reported, West was with girlfriend Julia Fox and a random number of celebrities, together with Evan Ross, Madonna and Antonio Brown, at restaurant-club Delilah Wednesday evening.
The Yeezy designer allegedly punched a fan when requested for an autograph.GC Images
West and Fox, 31, had been photographed making out as she walked the Yeezy designer to his SUV, as he ended up leaving Delilah whereas she stayed behind on the hotspot.
The “Stronger” rapper, who’s within the midst of a divorce from Kim Kardashian, has been in LA for at the least every week, hitting up numerous sceney eating places alongside Fox and Brown, 33, and even grabbing dinner with Jared Kushner.
“It was a purely private dinner,” an insider completely informed us of West and Kushner’s evening out. “No business agenda.”