Celebrities attacked by fans

Posted: 3:32 PM EDT May 29, 2014   Updated: 10:23 AM EDT May 07, 2015

Maroon 5's Adam Levine is just the latest celebrity targeted in a public attack, being "sugar bombed" on Wednesday. Take a look at him and other celebrities who have been attacked by fans.

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Maroon 5's Adam Levine is just the latest celebrity targeted in a public attack, being "sugar bombed" while signing autographs for fans after leaving the "Jimmy Kimmel Live!" studios on Wednesday night. The man who tossed the powdered sugar at the singer, coating part of Levine's face, was tackled by security and arrested on suspicion of battery. The attack came exactly a month after Levine had to fend off a woman who jumped on stage during a April 6 concert at the Honda Center in Anaheim. While he quickly defused the situation until security could escort the woman from the stage, he did suffer a cut on his ear from her fingernail before continuing the show.

 
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