During last night's On The Run II tour stop in Atlanta, Beyoncé and Jay Z were exiting the stage when a fan jumped up and chased them behind the curtain. Bey's dancers immediately sprang into action and tried to intervene.
Reports say the man managed to make contact with Jay-Z, but he was quickly stopped by security people and backup dancers with the rapper.
More info on the situation: Fans who attended the show are saying that 2 drunk men jumped on stage and reached Beyoncé and Jay Z. One of them punched JAY, and it's unknown if something happened to Beyoncé. #OTRII— Beyoncé Enforcer (@BeyonceEnforcer) August 26, 2018
The incident was caught on video in multiple different angles and promptly uploaded to social media.
The fan has been identified as Anthony Charles Thomas Maxwell, 26, and he was charged with simple battery after inciting chaos at the end of the couple’s concert Saturday night at Mercedes-Benz Stadium, Atlanta Police officer Lisa Bender said.
Read more about the incident HERE.