Combs Escapes Charges Over Nightclub 'Assault'.
LATEST: Hip-hop mogul Sean Combs will not be charged with any offences relating to an alleged attack on a New York partygoer. The rapper was involved in an altercation with Steven Acevado at the city's Kiosk nightclub on 13 October (07). He was accused of hitting Acevado twice, leaving him with a bloodied nose and swollen lip. Combs has since claimed the incident was a misunderstanding between friends. And now the local district attorney has decided not to press any charges in relation to the incident. Combs' lawyer Benjamin Brafman tells website TMZ.com, "I've been informed by the Manhattan District Attorney's office that after a thorough investigation, they have made a decision not to authorise any arrests in connection with the incident involving Mr. Combs and Steven Acevado on October 13."