Britney Spears Rushed to Safety After Crazed Fan Crashed Her Vegas Show
Britney Spears halted her Las Vegas concert on Wednesday, August 9 at the AXIS auditorium inside Planet Hollywood Resort & Casino. A male fan jumped onto the stage to get her attention but he was tackled by security before he could reach the singer.
The incident happened after the pop star performed her hit single “(You Drive Me) Crazy”. She managed to greet the crowd, “Are you guys having fun?” before she noticed the commotion behind her. “Is something OK?” she asked. “What’s going on?”
Britney was surrounded by security while male dancers helped subdue the crazed fan. “He’s got a gun?” she asked looking terrified while clutching a bodyguard’s arm. She was quickly escorted backstage as audience members yelled “We love You.”
The man was identified as 37-year-old Jesse Webb. He was arrested for trespasing. “Webb was asked to leave the concert by security prior to him jumping on stage and dancing,” police said. “Webb was transported to the Clark County Detention Center. There is no further information regarding this arrest.”