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Mark Ruffalo Attacks Photographer

Feb 6 2006 - 12:41pm

There is a time when celebs should be able to attack paparazzi. This is one of them. A photographer has filed an official police complaint against Mark Ruffalo who went after the guy at Chris Penn's funeral. Who knew Mark was such a tough guy. I love it. TMA reports [1]:

Law enforcement sources tell TMZ the Culver City Police Department is investigating allegations that actor Mark Ruffalo assaulted a photographer and committed theft.

TMZ broke the story about the incident that occurred at Chris Penn's funeral last Saturday. Sean Penn, Chris' brother, allegedly got into an altercation with the photographer and Mark Ruffalo allegedly seized the photographer's video card out of his camera.

The photographer went to the Culver City PD after the funeral and filed a criminal complaint.

An official with the Culver City Police Depatment told TMZ that his department has taken note that the photographer was on private property without permission. The incident occurred on the grounds of Holy Cross Cemetary in Culver City, Calif.


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