Pop sensation Bieber accused of assaulting paparazzi
Canadian pop singer Justin Bieber, currently in the U.S. was booked for assaulting a professional celebrity photographer in Los Angeles, on Monday, local media reported.
The paparazzo was struck while taking a picture of Bieber and his girlfriend, actress Selena Gomez, at the shopping center in Calabasas, northwest of Hollywood, near where he lives, the Los Angeles Times reported.
A spokesman for the sheriff’s department of Los Angeles County said the man, unidentified, left the local hospital after his injuries were treated there, but declined to give further details about his injuries.
The county sheriff’s department investigating Bieber is planning to send a detective to interview him about the complaint.
There has been no response from Bieber’s spokesperson.
Justin Bieber, a good-looking and outstanding singer, debuted in 2009 and has been gaining popularity in the U.S.