Columbus Short is in a SCANDAL….
The 35 year-old actor was in a bar fight at the favorite celeb hangout, ‘Gabe’s Bar and Grill’ in L.A…. and he was NOT the victim.
Sources at Gabe’s Bar and Grill tell us that Columbus sucker punched the 37 year-old victim and wouldn’t stop whaling on him until he was unconscious in a pool of blood.
But this isn’t the first time Short let his temper get the best of him read more below! On March 15th, 2014, Columbus Short lost his temper at an engagement party that night and sources tell us Short jumped the victim who is allegedly the Best Man of the bride to be…. when he made a smart remark about Columbus Short failed marriages. If you didn’t know, Columbus Short cheated on his second wife of 8 years with Britney Spears while his wife, Dancer Tanee McCall was expecting their first child together in 2003.
Eyewitnesses say Columbus Short ran out of the bar and grill immediately after pounding the dude’s head into the concrete. The victim was placed on a stretcher with a neck brace and transported to a nearby hospital.
Maybe March isn’t a good month for him….. The last scandal Short was involved in was back in March of 2010 when he reportedly knocked several teeth out of a man he was playing basketball with at a gym in LA.
According to TMZ,
1. Short was arrested for physically attacking his wife in front of his children last month in February at his Woodland Hills home at around 2 AM. According to legal docs, Short and his wife started arguing and it got physical. Short’s kids — a 2-year-old and 10-year-old — were watching. He’s been charged with spousal battery.Prosecutors also charged him with child abuse because of the emotional trauma the kids suffered by watching. Short pled not guilty on Tuesday.
2. Short was arrested 2 weeks later in Chatsworth, CA. According to the police report, Short and his wife got into a heated argument and he allegedly pushed her.
3. And less than a month later — on March 15 — Short was involved in a bar fight. TMZ broke the story … Short allegedly cold-cocked a man at an engagement party, breaking his nose and rendering him unconscious. As we just reported … there is now a warrant out for his arrest in connection with this incident.
Welcome2Cali have contacted Short’s representatives for comment.