Rapper Game is at the centre of a new police investigation over his alleged involvement in a fight outside a Hollywood nightclub on Monday night (22Aug11).
The hitmaker, real name Jayceon Taylor, is accused of lashing out at a reveller in front of the Colony nightclub.
The fracas was partly caught on video and footage allegedly shows members of Game's entourage restraining the rapper.
His alleged attacker has complained to police.
It's the hip-hop star's second run in with officials at the Los Angeles Police Department in a week - in a tweet posted on his Twitter.com page last week (ends19Aug11) wannabe interns were asked to call a number for a job; the number given was the emergency line to Compton sheriff's station.
Hundreds of hopefuls called, jamming the phone line for over two hours.
Game insists he didn't post the tweet.
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