Is Kanye West going to be the next rapper to go to jail? According to Reuters Kanye West has been charged with battery and attempted grand theft. If you recall the incident took place earlier this summer, Kanye allegedly attacked a photographer and tried to take his equipment at LAX airport. This incident was recorded.
The alleged altercation took place on July 19, Los Angeles City Attorney spokesman Frank Mateljan said.
Each misdemeanor charge carries a maximum penalty of six months in prison. Will Kanye go to jail? PROBABLY NOT! Will the photographer who instigated Kanye before the attack be happy with a pay off settlement ? PROBABLY SO! Kanye West is scheduled to be arraigned in Los Angeles on October 10, 2013.