The man who ran on the stage during the Atlanta stop of Beyoncé and JAY-Z’s “On the Run II” tour has been charged with simple battery. According toXXLMag, Bey and JAY decided to not press charges, however, Atlanta Police hit the fan with charges of their own. Anthony Charle Thomas Maxwell was originally issued a citation for disorderly conduct. According to The Hollywood Reporter, Maxwell was released, but has now been charged.
As previously reported, the incident occurred as The Carters were wrapping up their performance of “APESH*T” at the Mercedes-Benz Stadium. As the couple was making their way off the stage, Maxwell ran onto the stage to follow them, but was quickly met by The Carters’ backup dancers and security guards. Police said the man did make contact with JAY.