Rapper Kanye West is being investigated by the cops after he allegedly attacked a paparazzo at LAX on Friday. The attempted robbery comes into play because after the alleged assault, he was said to have tried to take the snapper’s camera.
TMZ has the full report:
The case has now been transferred to the Robbery Homicide Unit and cops are currently putting a file together. Our sources say the case will be referred to the L.A. County D.A. for possible prosecution. The victim was taken to the hospital after the attack. His condition is unknown.
5:28 PM PT — The victim wants to press charges against Kanye … law enforcement sources tell TMZ. What’s more, our sources say he’s been interviewed by cops and they’ve determined he did indeed suffer injuries during the attack. Cops will refer the case to the D.A. as a felony attempted robbery and not a battery case. The routine is to go after the suspect for the most serious charge.
People magazine reports:
“Kanye hates when the paparazzi speaks to him,” a photographer source tells PEOPLE. “He got very annoyed with the videographer and lost it.”
According to police Sergeant Belinda L. Nettles, paramedics responded and transported Ramos to a local hospital for medical attention. The extent of his injuries is unknown.
“A police report was taken by the Los Angeles Police Department and the investigation is ongoing,” Nettles said in a statement to PEOPLE.
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