Kanye West Arrested for Vandalism at L.A. Airport

Kanye West was arrested at Los Angeles International Airport Thursday morning after allegedly damaging a photographer’s camera.

“Mr. West was arrested at 7:51 a.m. outside the passenger screening area by airport police on charges of vandalism,” said LAX spokesman Marshall Lowe. “Initial reports say this incident involved a paparazzo and a camera valued at more than $10,000.”


PICTURED: Kanye West attends the Spring/Summer 09 Tycoon fashion show at Eyebeam on September 8, 2008 in New York City.

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