Kanye West Claims Self-Defense in Paparazzo Run In

Kanye West Claims Self-Defense in Paparazzo Run In

He went after a photographer who got a little too close in July at LAX, and now Kanye West is telling his side of the story.

According to a report by TMZ, the Stronger singer says in court documents that he feared for his safety and was acting in self-defense.

The pap involved claims West assaulted him and caused him serious injury during the incident.

The man”s civil suit against the rapper seeks unspecified damages, and criminal charges which could lead to up to a year in jail if convicted.