Kanye West Attacks Paparazzi Outside LAX, Might Face Attempted Robbery Charges


Kanye West is seriously about that paparazzi don’t talk to me life. If the last incident, where he screamed on a photographer and demanded that he not be spoken to, wasn’t enough evidence, Yeezy recently put hands on a paparazzi at Los Angeles International Airport for asking him a question. But it might cost him this time. According to TMZ, West could be charged with felony attempted robbery behind the matter. The popular celebrity news site caught the event on camera. In the video taken yesterday (July 19), Yeezus is seen exiting the airport as flash bulbs popped while paparazzi surrounded him to taking pictures. All is well until one decided to speak up. Yeezus restrained himself once but grew increasingly agitated as the pap continued to ask him why people of his ilk weren’t allowed to speak in the rapper’s presence. Then Ye snaps. “I told you don’t talk to me, right?,” he said. “You trying to get me in trouble so I steal off on you and have to pay you like $250,000 and shit,” Kanye added before charging the man and grabbing him and his camera. The tussle took place for a few seconds before a female voice can be heard telling Ye to stop. He then got in his vehicle and drove away. Medics were later called to the scene on behalf of the photographer who was grabbed. The pap, who goes by the name “Dano,” is reportedly pressing charges.

Check out the incident, below.

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  • kain

    Yo just leave the man alone and respect his wishes. Just like that. Because he a star don’t mean he have to speak to you, or be nice. GET OUT HIS FACE DAME!

  • LuiKang

    if i was Kanye i would just ignore them fuckers, i fucks with Ye, but how u gon tell people to be silent just cause ur present? u know ppl aint gonna listen.

    • JMG

      I feel you but you know they bait ppl like him trying to get a response so they can film it and make a guap of money then act like they the victims.

      • Cocaine Howie

        And Kanye knows that and still bit the bait. Both are equally responsible.

  • DP

    LOL@ the pap pressing charges. That wasn’t a fight that was a tiny struggle for his camera.

  • JMG

    What a joke medics came for this. Yeah.. hit Ye with disorderly conduct and a public nuisance but then hit the pap with the same lol. That was a weak tussle very weak there’s no way he was injured unless he was like 92 yrs old. I don’t agree with Kanye’s God complex but at the same time Paparazzi can make millions of a cppl photos so I don’t feel bad for people who ambush people and cause accidents where people have even been killed (Possibly Princess Diane i.e.). People who sneak around your house or vacation spot and take nude pictures of your first night with your bride like they did back in the day with Tom Cruise that is far more despicable to me then a celeb losin it for hot sec. Just a thought Lord Have mercy on the entertainment industry.

  • CA

    i dont kno why paparazzi tries to talk to kanye, like what do they expect to get out of him

  • preacher

    i think hes beginning to be leave his own hype like tupac did after doing juice. PLUS IN THAT BUSINESS YOU HAVE NO REAL FRIENDS TRUST I USE TO WORK AT DEFJAM FROM 1996 TO 2001

    • Ben

      What happened at Def Jam those years?