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Katt Williams Rages Through Region

In a series of incidents, comedian Katt Williams rustled the feathers of local residents and authorities.

Williams has been in trouble with the law and fans recently, having canceled shows and allegedly assaulting some people.

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Comedian and actor Micah “Katt” Williams showed up to this scheduled court hearing Wednesday afternoon.

The judge told Williams that he could not miss any more Sacramento Superior Court appearances. Williams claimed he missed the first two because of other court dates for custody of his children.

Williams approached FOX40′s Ben Deci in the hallway, questioning whether or not he was a member of the “legitimate press.”

He accused Deci of being a stalker.

Williams had been a no-show to his two previous court hearings, one on Jan. 29 and another on Jan. 7. He is facing felony reckless evasion charges stemming from a November incident in downtown Sacramento.

Thanks to his previous no-show, a Sacramento County judge put out a $200,000 warrant for Williams’ arrest.

Cecilio Padilla contributed to this report.

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Raw video of Katt Williams confronting FOX40 reporter Ben Deci after appearing for a hearing in Sacramento.

The troubled actor and comedian had missed two previous court dates.

After a quick appearance before the judge, Williams walked into the hallway, and came up to Deci, accusing him of not being with the media and being a stalker.

Stand-up comic Katt Williams arrested outside Seattle bar

Mugshot from when Williams was arrested in Seattle. (Courtesy Q13 News)

SACRAMENTO—

Troubled comedian and actor Micah “Katt” Williams was again a no-show at a scheduled court hearing Tuesday morning.

Williams faces felony reckless evasion charges stemming from a November incident in downtown Sacramento, where he led Capitol Protection officers on a chase.

Thanks to his no-show Tuesday, a Sacramento County judge issued a $200,000 warrant for Williams’ arrest.

Williams announced his retirement from stand-up comedy in December after being arrested in Seattle. His most recent stand-up tour was wrought with controversy.

Stand-up comic Katt Williams arrested outside Seattle bar

Mugshot from when Williams was arrested in Seattle. (Courtesy Q13 News)

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A Sacramento County judge issued a warrant for Katt Williams’ arrest Monday, after the troubled actor and comedian failed to show up a hearing.

Williams was to appear because of a chase he allegedly led officers on through the streets of downtown Sacramento. He’s said to have run several red lights while on his three-wheeled motorcycle.

Williams announced his retirement from stand-up comedy in December after being arrested in Seattle. His most recent stand-up tour was wrought with controversy.

The IRS claiming the comedian failed to pay $3.2 million dollars in taxes in 2008 and also failed to pay another $829 thousand dollars in 2009.

Stand-up comic Katt Williams arrested outside Seattle bar

Mugshot from when Williams was arrested in Seattle. (Courtesy Q13 News)

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Comedian Katt Williams was arrested Friday night in Yolo County over an outstanding arrest warrant in Sacramento.

The Sacramento County District Attorney’s Office issued the arrest warrant Thursday, After Williams refused to stop for officers while driving in a reckless manner on November 25th.

Williams was reportedly arrested at a gas station in Dunnigan Friday night. He has already been released on bail.

No further information has been made available.

Cristian Tapia filed this report.

Stand-up comic Katt Williams arrested outside Seattle barSACRAMENTO-

The Sacramento County District Attorney’s Office issued an arrest warrant for comedian Katt Williams Tuesday.

Williams is wanted for recklessly speeding through the streets of downtown Sacramento on a three-wheeled motorcycle and  not stopping for CHP officers.

Williams reportedly shouted at officers that he wasn’t going to stop.

The same weekend, Williams also is accused of hitting a Woodland Target employee.

Stand-up comic Katt Williams arrested outside Seattle bar

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What the heck is up with Katt Williams? The comedian on Monday told a Seattle TV station that he’s quitting his chosen profession.

“I’m just going to go ahead and announce my retirement from stand-up,” he told KOMO News in an interview as he exited what he said was the fourth hotel he’d been asked to leave in two days. “I’m kind of done.”

The 41-year-old, whose real name is Micah Williams, said he hadn’t planned to give the news on a Seattle street, but rather back in L.A. at the offices of ICM or concert promoter LiveNation.

He also told the station’s videographer that was going to offer $301,000 cash for a state ferry, so he’d have somewhere to stay in Seattle until a Thursday court date.

Williams was arrested Sunday afternoon, according to seattlepi.com, after a bar fight in which police said he’d brandished a pool cue at a bar manager and followed a family outside to their car, flicking a cigarette at the face of a woman in the car and throwing a rock at the vehicle.

Williams has been having a rocky time of it as he tours the West Coast.

Read more on LATimes.com.

 

SEATTLE — Micah “Katt” Williams, a 41-year-old stand-up comic and actor who has performed in movies such as Friday After Next was arrested Sunday afternoon following an alleged assault, Seattle police said.

Officers were called to the World Sports Grille near 9th Avenue North and Westlake Avenue around 2:30 p.m. to investigate a report involving Williams and a bar patron.

Read more at Q13 FOX News

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