Kanye West Charged Over 'Photographer Assault'
Rapper facing maximum term of a year behind bars if found guilty...
Kanye Westhave been charged over an alleged assault on a photographer at Los Angeles International Airport.
Yeezy has been formally accused of criminal battery and attempted grand theft over an incident in which he tangled with snapper Daniel Ramos back in July.
TMZ reports that the hip-hop star, 36, is claimed to have warned Ramos beforehand not to speak to him - and to have lashed out when he did.
Ramos has hired celebrity lawyer Gloria Allred and is claimed to have been "badly injured" in the incident.
TMZ claims that he faces a maximum term of a year in prison if he is convicted of both misdemeanors.
Kanye will be arraigned (have the charges formally presented to him) on 10 October.