An attacker who rushed the stage and tackled Dave Chappelle on Tuesday night at the comedian’s Hollywood Bowl show was carrying a knife concealed in a replica gun, according to a new report.
The 23-year-old man was arrested and is being held on $30,000 bail in the L.A. County Sheriff’s custody on a felony charge of assault with a deadly weapon.
“He stormed the stage while Chappelle joked that he’d had to increase his security in light of his trans jokes at the Netflix is a Joke festival,” the Daily Mail reported. “The attacker was armed with a gun that contained a hidden knife, according to the cops. It’s unclear if he was searched on his way into the venue, or how he was able to gain