Trey Songz charged with punching police officer during Detroit concert


RB artist Trey Songz is charged with felony assault on a police officer after refusing to leave the stage, becoming “irate” and causing a head injury to a policeman as his performance ended Wednesday night at Joe Louis Arena, authorities said.

He’s charged under his real name, Tremaine Neverson, 32, of Desputanta, Va., and he was arraigned today in Detroit’s 36th District Court, according to the Wayne County Prosecutor’s Office.

Neverson hit an officer with his fist, causing a concussion, after the officer went to arrest him, according to the prosecutor’s office. Detroit police officer Dan Donakowski said the officer, a sergeant, was taken to a local hospital, where he treated and was released.

He said Neverson had been told his set was over and that he had to get off the stage, but instead, “he became irate and started

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