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Shia LaBeouf Wildly Chases a Homeless Man Hours Before Arrest

Shia LaBeouf Wildly Chases a Homeless Man Hours Before Arrest

Shia LaBeouf chased around a homeless man in the middle of the street before his arrest on Thursday (June 26) in New York City.

The 28-year-old actor reportedly got into a scuffle with the man over a hat, TMZ reports. A witness says that Shia thought the homeless man had his hat and was trying to get it back.

The witness adds that Shia looked “whacked out” and kept saying “It’s me, Shia.”

Later in the evening, Shia was arrested for being extremely disruptive and smoking during a performance of Cabaret on Broadway.

Watch a video of Shia chasing the homeless man on Page Six.

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  • Chezza

    He needs help, I feel sorry.

  • Sophia

    He needs to be locked up.

  • Cuckoo

    Yep, he has completely lost his marbles. :s

  • cudo

    what the hell? this kid obviously needs some help, another ‘child’ star bites the dust

  • sillyme

    Sounds like he’s on what Lindsay was on.

  • zippy12

    Shia needs prayer…..and a bath!

  • siennagold

    This guy has a mental problem,

  • siennagold

    This guy has a mental problem.

  • Liz

    Someone needs to step in and help him. Hope he gets better!

  • Dirk

    The new Amanda Bynes…soon he’s going to be homeless.

  • Living in a box

    Is he going Britney Spear?

  • Beautiful

    Which one is the homeless man ?

  • Lilian

    So sad to see what drugs can do to you, especially when you have so much money to buy them … I foresee disaster! So many people struggling to make a living and those with means trun to self destruction. Really sad.

  • Jan

    One word: DRUGS!

  • pup

    Acting like Amanda Bynes during her entire meltdown. Seek help ASAP man!

  • groundcontrol

    This is sad. It may be that he needs meds.

  • http://justjared bob kimball

    I am becoming quite concerned over Shia LaBeouf’s behavior during these past several months. Not sure if he craves more attention, or, like Amanda Bynes, needs professional help. In her case, her parents intervened. Not sure if Shia has anyone nearby that could assist him in trying to help with these issues. I feel he is a wonderful actor. I miss viewing him in movies of late. I also miss seeing Amanda Bynes in movies She was a favorite of mine, too.

  • laura

    It’s been a few years now that every time there’s an article about him it’s clear that he’s struggling with something. I don’t want to say substances because we don’t know anything about it and there’s no evidence, it could be just in his mind.
    The way he behaves is just weird, even just the fact that he always wears the same clothes indicates there’s a problem. I’m not saying everybody should be consumeristic and never wear the same thing twice like the Kardashians, but- gosh!- the guy ALWAYS wears the same trousers and shoes and often the same tshirt for a few days in a row! It’s like he’s fixated on something, I don’t know…
    Also the roles that he’s been taking on recently are quite puzzling: I mean, I think I’m quite open minded, but when the only thing someone does is portraying obsessed-possessed characters, it kinda shows that he has a few obsessions on his own.

  • Sage

    He’s definitely on something.

  • miniluice22

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  • For Sure

    It is possible that Shia is undiagnosed with mental illness. It is sad because it’s something that I see living with a brother. He can be very aggressive and abusive. It is NOT easy. My brother would also antagonize the police. Now that Shia has been arrested, the courts will mandate him to an evaluation.

  • annie

    he is faking it… just trying to get attention and it’s working

  • For Sure


    To the point of spitting on police and getting arrested? I don’t think so.

  • zodd


    Can’t say I feel sorry for anyone who chases a homeless person for the food they have. That homeless person on the other hand is the one who really needs help.

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  • ayo

    That’s actually hilarious

  • troll

    Bum fiiiight!

  • OMG

    Shia is competing with Justin Bibier for the wackiest person on HW. This boy badly needed medical help.

  • Maggie

    Not a fan particularly but this is starting to worry me. He needs a thorough psychological evaluation before he hurts himself.

  • Mark

    @zodd: I’m pretty sure the hat in question was of the inedible variety.

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  • retyu

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  • Ap

    get help bro

  • truth and Facts

    He and James franco are both wackosssss!

  • RED

    @truth and Facts: James franco is even more retttaaarrrrded!

  • Ssshhii_baby

    maybe he is schizo…does he have any family? he needs help