Actor Shia LaBeouf has pleaded not guilty after being charged with battery and petty theft over an altercation with a man that occurred in June, according to reports.
LaBeouf’s lawyer appeared in an L.A. court on Thursday to enter his client’s plea and learned that the next court date is Jan. 20, Yahoo reported.
The charges stem from an altercation in which the 34-year-old actor got in a fight with a man around June 12. According to some reports, LaBeouf allegedly confronted a man and took a hat off his head, resulting in a scuffle. No one was seriously injured in the confrontation but the man filed charges against the actor. Police reportedly determined that LaBeouf was the aggressor in the incident.
The alleged fight in June is far from the actor’s only run-in with the law. In 2017, for instance, the Transformers star was arrested for public drunkenness, disorderly conduct, and