Comic Steve Brown was attacked and injured in the midst of his comedy set by a crazed fan who fought the comic onstage.
In keeping with TMZ, Brown was performing a set at The Comedy Home South Carolina, when a fan, who was reportedly sitting within the entrance row on the present, jumped on the stage and attacked the comic. An onlooker on the comedy occasion filmed the incident.
Footage posted on TMZ’s web site exhibits the attacker leaping on the stage and throwing punches at Brown. Then the combat escalates when the attacker grabs Brown’s microphone stand and proceeds to wack the comic with it. Brown’s arm was hit by the stand.
Then, the attacker took maintain of a picket stool and chucked it at Brown. Earlier than the fan might trigger any extra chaos, crew members interceded and escorted the attacker off the stage.
It is not clear why the fan attacked the stand-up star, however viewers members had an up-close-and personal-view of Brown making an attempt to defend himself. After the present, Brown took to Instagram to handle the incident and to let his followers know that he was OK.
“First off let me begin by saying Thanks for the calls and messages from associates, followers and my household,” Brown wrote. “With that being mentioned, let me say this. This unprovoked attacked that occurred to me tonight is a reminder of why these comedy golf equipment ought to have nicely outfitted PROFESSIONAL safety to guard us entertainers who carry their membership a lot cash. I thank God for searching for me and giving my outdated ass the flexibility to Bob and weave as a result of this might have resulted in [a] horrible approach.”
Brown then shared an image of his harm, blasting the membership for lack of safety.
On Monday, Brown shared one other put up on Instagram saying that regardless of the scary assault, he has now discovered a approach to snort on the incident.
“As a comic book it’s a must to some how discover humor in tragedy…”
Fox Information reached to the Richland County Sheriff’s Division and spoke with Sgt. Brittany Jackamonis who mentioned that there have been “no arrests” in Brown’s case however an investigation has been opened.