Diddy Releases Statement About Arrest, Calling His Actions 'Solely Defensive'

Sean Combs
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Sean Combs attends the premiere of "Dope" at The Regal Cinemas L.A. Live on June 8, 2015 in Los Angeles, California. 

Sean "Diddy" Combs has released a statement on his alleged assault of his son's football coach on Monday, insisting (via his representative) that accounts of the incident are "inaccurate" and "any actions taken by Mr. Combs were solely defensive in nature, to protect himself and his son."

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"The various accounts of the event and charges that are being reported are wholly inaccurate," Combs' representative told Revolt TV. "We are confident that once the true facts are revealed, the case will be dismissed."

According to UCLA (where the incident took place), Combs was arrested on three counts of assault with a deadly weapon, one count of making terrorist threats and one count of battery.


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