LAPD Investigating Justin Bieber for an Attempted Robbery

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Justin Bieber is under investigation for possible involvement in an attempted robbery that occurred in the San Fernando Valley, police said.


On Tuesday, police confirmed to reporters Bieber was the subject of an investigation. Via KTLA:

Bieber had not been arrested, but had been accused of the attempted robbery by an unnamed person, according to Off. Rosario Herrera with the Los Angeles Police Department. Police were still trying to locate the alleged victim, Herrera said.

TMZ has more details on the incident, which reportedly occurred at a batting cage in Sherman Oaks:

The woman tells TMZ ... Monday night she was at the Sherman Oaks Castle Park — a complex with miniature golf and a batting cage — when she spotted Justin and his entourage playing a little mini golf and then hitting balls.The woman says Justin and his crew got into an altercation with some guys at the batting cage when J.B. noticed she was going for her cellphone to take pictures.

She says Justin demanded to see her phone so he could erase any photos. She says she refused to fork over the phone so he then went into her purse and grabbed the it.The woman says she began wrestling with Bieber, trying to get her phone back.

She says he ripped it out of her hands but couldn't accomplish his mission because the phone was locked.She says Justin gave her the phone back and demanded that she unlock it to see if she took photos. She obliged and showed Justin she had taken none. She says she told Justin she and her 13-year-old daughter just wanted to say hi, and Justin screamed, "You're humiliating yourself in front of your daughter. Why don't you just get out of here." Her daughter started crying.

According to TMZ, Bieber turned and started screaming at someone else.

He's really not having much a year so far, is he?

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1. Less than a mile down the street from my apt and to think I missed it!

2. Everyone in the valley is involved in an elaborate plan to get JB deported.