Chris Brown Allegedly Punched A Photographer During A Nightclub Appearance

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A fight allegedly broke out between a nightclub photographer and Chris Brown, leaving the shutterbug with a split lip and a hurt jaw.

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According to TMZ, Brown arrived at Tampa’s Aja Channelside at about 1:30 a.m. Monday morning (April 17) for a paid appearance. Management says their in-house photographer began taking photos, when Brown’s security quickly shut it down. As the evening progressed, Brown was said to be in the DJ booth and the photographer said he began taking pictures of the crowd.

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The unidentified photographer says the Royalty singer jumped over a couch and punched him in the face while he was cornered. Police were then called to the club, but Brown and his camp left before they arrived. According to the photographer, he went to the hospital and plans on filling charges against the singer.

Let’s see how this plays out.