Did he take her smartphone and throw it on the street? A US photographer has sued Kanye West over a collision.
Did scandal rapper Kanye West (45), aka Ye, stole a paparazzi photographer’s phone out of anger and threw it on the street? So claims the photographer in a lawsuit filed in Ventura County, . A video of the incident was recorded on January 27 in front of a sports facility in Newbury Park. attended a game played by one of his children, as evident from the clip recorded by the plaintiff Nichol Lechmanik. As he was about to leave, the rapper reportedly realized he was being followed by paparazzi.
According to the reports, Kanye West allegedly first approached one of the other photographers before joining Nichol Lechmanik. The musician snatched the smartphone from her and allegedly threw it into oncoming traffic, the photographer claims. According to media reports, she is now suing Kanye West for assault, among other things. Lechmanik explained that she was “traumatized and humiliated”. She also lost income because she was unable to work.
Lots of negative headlines
With the lawsuit that has now been filed, Kanye West is once again making negative headlines. Due to racist and anti-Semitic statements in the past year, several companies have terminated their cooperation with him. He has also been banned from Twitter and Instagram.
Kanye West is a father of four
Kanye West was married to entrepreneur and reality TV star Kim Kardashian (42) from May 2014 to November 2022, and the couple have four children together. Already in February 2021 she filed for divorce. Earlier this year there were media reports that the rapper and designer is said to have remarried: the designer Bianca Censori is said to be the new wife of Kanye West.
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