The autograph seeker Kanye West slugged in a rage this week is a veteran hunter of superstar signatures, based on a report.
Justin Poplawski, 40, has been getting the signings of excessive profile stars for 25 years, The US Sun reported.
“Right now I’m just trying to live life and get back home,” Poplawski, who’s believed to stay in Illinois, instructed the outlet, including, “I still have other things to take care of” earlier than he declined additional remark.
Video of the assault reveals West, 44, screaming in anger as he punches a person mendacity on the bottom. The LAPD has named West a suspect within the assault, which befell at 3 a.m. Thursday close to Soho Warehouse, an unique members-only membership, and residence.
“I’m saying, ‘You don’t know what I’m dealing with right now,’ West told Entertainment Tonight, referring to footage of him snapping at Poplawski. “I just finished these two songs, I came from the studio, and this dude, he just had this real attitude, like, ‘What you gonna do? And see that?’ Imma just tell you, that blue COVID mask ain’t stop that knockout, you know what I’m saying?”
Justin Poplawski has been gathering superstar signatures since 1996. He says he’s “just trying to live life” following the assault. Justin Poplawski/FacebookJustin Poplawski had approached Kanye West twice previous to the assault. Kanye West mentioned, “that blue COVID mask ain’t stop that knockout” in reference to the occasion.SplashNews.com
Poplawski has been gathering superstar signatures since 1996, The Sun reported. He’s gotten selfies with a spread of massive names together with Adele, Leonardo DiCaprio, Barack Obama, and Taylor Swift, based on his profile at Real Autograph Collectors Club.
The alleged sufferer reportedly approached West twice earlier that night to ask for his autograph.