A photographer is claiming that he was involved in a physical altercation Sunday with Justin Bieber after trying to take photos of the teen pop star.
Bieber, 18, was reportedly out in Calabasas, California with his girlfriend Selena Gomez Sunday afternoon when the incident occurred. The paparazzo claimed he was trying to take photos of the couple when Bieber got upset and physical with him.
According to the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department, the man claims he was “physically battered” by Bieber. The man requested medical attention when police arrived on the scene. He was taken to a local hospital, treated and released.
Bieber’s rep has not yet commented on the situation.