Posted: 24 February, 2014 by Dan HIll

Sam Worthington Arrested In NYC

Attacked A Photographer Who Kicked Lara Bingle!

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Sam Worthington was arrested in New York City earlier when he attacked a photographer who kicked Lara Bingle.

The police report says that Sam was arrested for assaulting a photographer after a fight broke out at Cubbyhole Bar in Greenwich Village. A Photographer has reportedly kicked Lara Bingle in the shin, and Worthington retaliated by punching him in the face.

Confirmed by NYPD, “The photographer kicked Lara and then Worthington punched him causing the photographer to have lacerations to his nose, He has been charged with assault. He punched the photographer."

Lt. John Grimpel - NYPD


Worthington, released on bail, has a court date set on the 26th February to front the charge.

"He doesn't have an arrest history, so he [probably] won't spend much time in jail." Lt. Gimple said.

The photographer, 37 year old Sheng Lee, kicked Lara in the leg and was also charged for reckless endangerment and harassment.

On Twitter:

News of the arrest has sent twitter into a frenzy, especially with one tweet from Channel 9's Tom Steinfort.

Tags: Scoopla, Sam Worthington, Lara Bingle, Arrested

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