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Jamie Foxx Accosted at Los Angeles Restaurant

January 9, 2017 | Posted by Jeremy Thomas

Jamie Foxx found himself attacked at Los Angeles restaurant on Saturday night. TMZ reports that Foxx and some friends were at a West Hollywood restaurant named Catch when a patron went after him.

According to the site, Foxx and his group were in the patio area when a man came up and complained that they were too loud, saying, “You don’t want to mess with me. I’m from New York.” When a comedian who was at Foxx’s table replied, F*** you, I’m from Oakland,” the guy lunged at Foxx. One witness says the man made contact with Foxx and pulled him down onto the table. Foxx turned the man around and put him into a chokehold.

All involved were kicked out of the restaurant. You can see video from some of the incident below. The site says that several celebrities were in the vicinity including Jerry Bruckheimer, Cuba Gooding Jr., Michael Bay and Nicole Murphy.

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