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A$AP Rocky Sued For Assault

December 31, 2012 | Posted by Joseph Lee

TMZ reports that A$AP Rocky is being sued for attacking man in a New York clothing store in July.

A$AP (real name Rakim Mayers) was arrested in July for the assault, in which he fought two amateur photographers who was filming him while involved in an incident with someone else. That man has filed a lawsuit claiming he saw Rocky get high in the store with illegal drugs and was then beat up by Rocky. The victim, Shenick Alcine, claims Rocky saw the photographers and then turned his attention to them.

Rocky got a plea deal in the photographer case. He pleaded guilty to attempted grand larceny for trying to take their cameras. The assault and robbery charges were dropped.

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