Dave Chappelle dealt with a man who rushed on stage at the Hollywood Bowl


LOS ANGELES (CABC) – Comedian Dave Chappelle was attacked onstage at the Hollywood Bowl Tuesday night by a man who manhandled him during his performance.

Footage of the AIR7 HD was apparently captured on a stretcher being loaded into an ambulance to be taken to hospital.

Witnesses to the show took to social media, saying the man rushed onto the stage and tackled Chappelle. Then the suspect was subdued by security.

Los Angeles police confirmed to Eyewitness News that they responded to an incident at the Hollywood Bowl around 10:45 p.m., and a man was arrested who was reportedly armed with a pistol and knife.

It appears Chappelle was unharmed from the attack, and a video posted on social media showed him continuing the show.

Development: We will add more details to this report as they become available.

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