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A$AP Rocky Charged With Slapping Fan During Made In America Festival

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PHILADELPHIA, PA - AUGUST 31: ASAP Rocky performs during the 2013 Budweiser Made In America Festival at Benjamin Franklin Parkway on August 31, 2013 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Kevin Mazur/Getty Images) | Getty

PHILADELPHIA -- Hip-hop star A$AP Rocky is facing an allegation of assault during the Made in America festival in Philadelphia.

The district attorney's office says a concertgoer claimed the rapper, whose given name is Rakim Mayers, slapped her as he tried to wave away fans while walking through the crowd during Saturday's show.

The private criminal complaint alleges the 24-year-old Harlem-bred rapper landed an open-palm slap square on the woman's face, giving her whiplash. The name of the woman who filed the complaint wasn't released.

A message left at the artist's publicity agency was not immediately returned Thursday.

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