In recent news, it was reported that Nicholas Malvagna, a man behind throwing a phone at Bebe Rexha has been charged and arrested. You are required to read the article for more details. Follow us around for all the insights. A Grammy-nominated pop singer and songwriter Bebe Rexha was performing at a concert in Manhattan when she was hit with a cell phone after a man from the audience hurled it at her. The incident happened on the night of June 18, Sunday. The alleged assailment has been identified as Nicholas Malvagna, a 27-year-old resident of New Jersey. He was charged with assault, charged, and arrested shortly after the incident. Currently, Malvagna is in police custody and was arraigned on June 19, Monday. Scroll down to the next section for more details.
Who Is Nicolas Malvagna?
However, the flying phone struck Bebe Rexha in the face. Bebe Rexha was performing at Manhattan’s famous, The Rooftop at Pier 17 on the night of the attack. It was her thirteen stop on her tour Best Fin Night of My Life to promote her latest album. Rexha was halfway through her concert (around 10 pm) when Malvagna threw a phone aiming at her. The object struck the face near the upper left cheek, right below her eye, prompting her to turn away from the audience and collapse to her knees in pain.
Fortunately, her crew members rushed onstage and immediately provided on-site medical help. Later, they took her to the nearby hospital, where she had to be given multiple stitches. Shockingly, this brought the show to an abrupt halt. Several video footage that was primarily focused on the concert, caught this incident on camera too. Nicholas Malvagnam who is a luxury dog kennel worker from New Jersey, was immediately removed by security from the venue while he was called names by his fellow concertgoers. While it is still unclear why the assailant attacked Bebe Rexha, it is presumed that he wanted to stop her from getting off stage for a short break, while she was too close to the audience frontstage.
Nicolas Malvagna throwing phone at Bebe Rexha video
Presently, Malvagna is facing two charges of assault, one charge of aggravated harassment, one charge of attempted assault, and one charge of harassment. He is set to stand before the court on July 31. Interestingly, the songwriter who has worked closely with the likes of Eminem, Nick Jonas Selena Gomez, and Shinee was on Twitter earlier this month to slam netizens for fat-shaming her. Bebe Rexha has four other stops left in her tour, all scheduled for June, Currently, it is unknown whether she will continue with those or not.
Sorry for the delay. Here is the full quality video of the guy that threw the phone at Bebe Rexha being removed. pic.twitter.com/7bkF1sFBYY
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