Kanye West named as suspect in criminal battery investigation
Written by Ken Simmons on January 13, 2022
Kanye West was named as a suspect in the report of a battery to the Los Angeles Police Department Thursday morning.
The Donda rapper was not arrested, KABC reports
The incident occurred at about 3 a.m. at South Santa Fe Avenue and Bay Street in downtown Los Angeles, outside of Soho Warehouse, a members-only club, according to the LAPD.
TMZ reported that Ye is being investigated for an alleged misdemeanor battery, which carries a maximum jail sentence of six months. The website claims that he allegedly punched a man following an argument. A video shows West yelling, “Did y’all say that or not? Did y’all say that or not? Cuz that’s what happened right f****** now.”
TMZ also reports that Kanye was at Delilah nightclub in West Hollywood with actress Julia Fox Wednesday night and eventually left while she remained at the club.
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