SAM Worthington has been arrested in New York for allegedly assaulting a photographer.
A scuffle broke out at 5.30pm Sunday evening (7.30am Darwin time Monday) at Cubbyhole bar in Greenwich village in New York after a photographer allegedly kicked Lara Bingle.
Worthington has been charged with assault after punching a photographer in the face after the paparazzi kicked his girlfriend.
Police confirmed, “The photographer kicked Lara and then Worthington punched him causing the photographer to have lacerations to his nose”.
Police charged Sam Worthington was with assault. He’s been released on bail but will appear in court at a later date.
Police said “He was given a desk appearance ticket which mean he has to go back to court at a later date.”
The photographer was also arrested and charged. The photographer was also arrested and charged with assault, reckless endangerment and harassment.
This is Worthington’s second scuffle with photographer, the 36-year-old was pepper sprayed and arrested after being denied entry to the a restaurant in Atlanta in 2012.