Video footage taken by spectators shows the attacker running around the stage before he's detained by security as well as actor Jamie Foxx who was in the audience, wearing a sheriff's hat. Videos posted on social media also show Chappelle joking to the crowd that the perpetrator "was a trans man" following the controversy surrounding the comments he made about the transgender community in his Netflix specials. During the curtain call at the end of his set, Chappelle thanked Foxx for helping out and encouraged him to come onto the stage.
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