ACTING OUT: LOUIS IS STILL GRIEVING HIS MOTHER'S DEATH THE INCONSIDERATE AND GREEDY PHOTOGRAPHER
This stunning footage captures Louis Tomlinson angrily accosting a photographer then wrestling a female fan to the floor as she brawled with his girlfriend before he was arrested at Los Angeles Airport.
Louis, 25, was booked for simple battery on Friday night after he was angered by paparazzi taking pictures of him and girlfriend Eleanor Calder.
As he challenged one photographer, Eleanor became embroiled in a fight with a fan who was taking pictures with her phone by the wall of the airport lobby
Louis rushed over to help his girlfriend and wrestled the fan to the floor to break up the fight.
The video footage begins with the One Direction star grabbing photographer Karl Larssen's camera as he took photos of him and Eleanor at baggage reclaim.
The female fan pictured in a grey top appeared to be shouting at the One Direction star
The photographer ignores Louis and continues to take photos of his girlfriend
Louis tells him to stop taking pictures but he carries on. The pair then appear to struggle before Louis trips and brings the photographer down with him.
Louis then sees his girlfriend being pinned against a wall by female fans and shouts 'What the hell is happening? Can we get some help?'.
The fan in a grey top who claimed Louis "socked her face"
The fan talked to her friend as they sat down near police after the altercation
Eleanor refused to look at cameras as she kept her hat covering her face
Louis was escorted by police with his hood up and his hands in his pockets