Kanye West, 45, is being investigated for theft after a viral video appeared to indicate him grabbing a lady’s telephone and throwing it into the road. Ventura County Sheriff Division’s Sergeant Jason Karol confirmed the information to Hollywoodlife in a press release on Saturday, January 28.
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“On Friday, January 27 at 4:30 pm Ventura County Sheriff’s division was known as to an intersection in Thousand Oaks California. Once they arrived, they discovered that Kanye ‘Ye’ West had taken a lady’s mobile phone out of her fingers and thrown it on the street,” the assertion learn. “He was not on the scene after we arrived. Mr. West is being investigated for theft prices. There’s an ongoing investigation into this matter. Officers have been supplied with video footage of the incident.” Karol additionally dismissed the stories that the rapper was being investigated for “assault” and “battery.”
The video (above) begins with Kanye strolling as much as the motive force’s facet of a automobile the place the unidentified girl is filming him with a mobile phone. As he approaches, Kanye says, “If I wanna see my son at a sport, y’all ain’t gonna run up on me like that. If I say cease, cease together with your cameras.” Notably, the incident befell close to a sports activities advanced the place two of Kanye’s children, daughter North, 9, and son Saint, 7, play basketball, per TMZ. After the girl within the automobile replies, “I do know, however Kanye you’re a celeb,” the “Gold Digger” hitmaker shortly grabs her telephone and throws it into the road. He then calmly walks again in the direction of his SUV.
After information of the incident started to unfold, Kanye’s ex Kim Kardashian, with whom he shares North and Saint, in addition to daughter Chicago, 4, and son Psalm, 3, was requested about it outside her kid’s basketball on Friday, in accordance with a video obtained by Page Six. Kim replied, “Don’t speak to me about that in entrance of my children,” per the supply. The photographer who requested the query reportedly apologized to the fact star as one of many children, who was unidentified, can reportedly be heard within the background pleading, “Please depart.”
Additionally price noting, Kim was attending the basketball sport together with her younger sister, Khloe Kardashian’s, ex Tristan Thompson, who has turn out to be fairly pleasant with the KarJenner clan. Kim, Khloe and their mother Kris Jenner all flew up to Toronto a number of weeks in the past to attend Tristan’s mom’s funeral after she handed all of the sudden from a coronary heart assault.
Kanye and Kim cut up in 2021, with Kim filing for divorce after six years of marriage, citing “irreconcilable variations.” The pair will get joint custody with “equal entry” to their 4 youngsters, whereas Kim will obtain $200,000 a month in little one help. In the meantime, Kanye has moved on with a new wife, whereas Kim continues enjoying the sphere after breaking up with Pete Davidson.