Dave Chappelle ‘upset’ his gunslinger doesn’t face felony charge, lawyer says

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Dave Chappelle isn’t too happy that the man who gained access to the Hollywood Bowl stage and attacked him received a slap on the wrist after the Los Angeles District Attorney’s Office refused to wear protective gear. felony charges in the incident, according to the comedian’s attorney.

“It’s a travesty of justice that DA [George] Gascòn refuses to pursue this case as a crime,” Chappelle’s attorney, Gabriel Colwell, told the New York Post on Friday.

The alleged attacker, Isaiah Lee, 23, pleaded not guilty to four counts when arraigned on Friday.

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On Thursday, LA City Attorney Mike Feuer slapped Lee with four misdemeanors, which include assault and battery, possession of a weapon with intent to assault, unauthorized access to the stage during a performance and the commission of an act that delays the event or interferes with the performer.

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It’s unclear what a potential penalty would be.

“This was a violent assault that was perpetrated against an unsuspecting performer while performing in front of thousands of people at the historic Hollywood Bowl,” said Colwell, partner at Squire Patton Boggs.

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“The idea that [Lee] had a deadly weapon on him — a replica handgun with a knife attached — that’s a violent assault,” he told the Post.

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The lawyer added: “Artists in Los Angeles need to know that it is a legal system that will protect them. There is no doubt here that when a person is violently assaulted by another in possession of a deadly weapon, she should be charged with a crime.”

Colwell did not immediately respond to Fox News’ request for comment.

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