GAINESVILLE, GEORGIA – Kat Williams was released from jail on $60,000 bond today (March 9),Billboard reports.
The comedian was arrested yesterday (March 8) for threatening his bodyguard while a woman beat him up with a baseball bat. The bodyguard apparently would not do an illegal action that Williams requested of him.
Williams must surrender his passport while awaiting his next court date, stay away from the bodyguard and abstain from drug and alcohol use.
TMZ says that in the hearing, Williams was given two additional felony charges for firearm possession and marijuana possession. This comes on top of the charges for aggravated assault, false imprisonment and terroristic threats that the comedian was already facing.
The site gives more details into what happened with the bodyguard. Williams reportedly ordered the beating and forcibly shaved off the bodyguard’s beard.