A$AP Rocky Sued For Assualting Woman During Festival
ASAP Rocky is being sued for allegedly assualting a women. Lisamarie Wade is claiming that Rocky (born Rakim Mayers) slapped her during his performance at the 2013 Made In America Festival in Philadelphia.
The law suit states, “[Rocky] stopped in front of Ms. Wade, turned around, drew back his arm, and struck Ms. Wade forcefully with an open hand on the left side of her face. Mr. Mayers struck Ms. Wade with such force that she was knocked to the ground and became momentarily disoriented.”
Wade also claims that she was shoved by members of Rock’y's entourage and is suing them individually as well as Live Nation Entertainment, Roc Nation, and John Doe security.
Wade filed the lawsuit in federal court and is seeking $75,000 for physical injuries and emotional distress.
At the time of the event, The Philadelphia District Attorney’s Office investigated the incident but decided not to pursue criminal charges against Rocky.