People could not forget the slap between Chris Rock and Will Smith during the Oscars. American standup comedian Dave Chappelle (Hollywood comedian Dave Chappelle) was attacked by a man during the show. The attack took place at the Hollywood Ball Venue in Los Angeles. The video of this incident is now going viral on social media. However, after the incident, the Los Angeles Police team started the operation and arrested the accused person.
According to Hollywood Reporter magazine, Dave Chappelle was listening to a comedy set in Los Angeles on Tuesday night. The comedian was participating in the ‘Netflix Ek Joke’ comedy festival. The comedy festival was held at the Hollywood Ball Venue in the city. Then a man came on stage and attacked him and Dave Chappelle fell to the ground.
the weapon was targeted
Police say the attacker is about 23 years old and was targeting the comedian with a weapon. Police have recovered a pistol from the accused, to which a knife and a blade are attached.
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Accused arrested on $30,000 bail
Police have identified the accused as Yashasah of Los Angeles. The police arrested the accused on bail of $30,000.
Chappell is currently in good health
It is a matter of relief for the fans of the comedian that Chappell is currently completely healthy. He was taken to the hospital after the attack. Let us tell you why the comedian faced criticism and backlash recently for making transphobic jokes. Chappelle has been awarded the 2019 Mark Twain Prize for American Humor.
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First Published: May 05, 2022, 10:16 IST