Transformers star charged over New York theatre disturbance
Friday, 27 June 2014 - 15:59
Transformers star Shia LaBeouf has been arrested at a performance of the musical Cabaret in New York.
The 28-year-old actor was charged with disorderly conduct and criminal trespass following a disturbance at New York's Studio 54 theatre on Yesterday (26).
He was escorted out of the theatre and taken into custody by New York police after refusing to go when asked to do so by security guards.
Broadway songwriter Benj Pasek tweeted that he saw LaBeouf "in handcuffs in tears surrounded by 6 police officers outside of CABARET the musical". Cabaret cast Alan Cumming stars in the musical Cabaret, alongside Michelle Williams
The latest incident comes ahead of the release of Transformers: Age of Extinction, the first in the Michael Bay robot series not to star the actor.