Don C & Kanye West

Kanye West and his assistant, Don C, were officially charged from that airport situation that happend back in September 2008.

The Los Angeles city attorney’s office has filed criminal charges against Kanye West and Don Crawley. West, 31, has been charged with one count of vandalism, one count of grand theft and one count of battery. Crawley, 33, has been charged with two counts of vandalism, two counts of grand theft and two counts of battery. If convicted on all counts, West could face up to two years and six months in jail and Crawley could face up to five years in jail.

The pair are scheduled to be arraigned April 14 at the Los Angeles Airport courthouse.

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While we don’t expect either one of them to spend 1 second behind bars, the possibility of 5 years in prison for breaking a camera is absurd. No one was physically harmed or injured, so what’s the big deal?