Update 05/03/2021 1:01pm:

NLE Choppa has released a statement regarding a viral clip of him and his crew members fighting a man at a beach in Los Angeles.

The video shows the rapper and his crew confronting a man before a fight breaks out. Many viewers pointed out NLE Choppa getting struck twice by the man before the rest of the individuals jumped and started attacking. Not long after the video went viral, NLE Choppa responded to taking a few punches and explained how the incident started.

"Damn y'all never got hit in a fight before?" the rapper asked before explaining what caused the altercation. "[Bruh] asked for picture I said no I'm enjoying my self and I get called scary and a bitch. I make sure I take pictures with every fan but some days I just be trying to chill and get disrespected in the process. And I eat punches ask bout me. Imma rush you take what you got to give and resume beating some. Honestly ain't wanna fight I was just tryna walk the beach."

Scroll above to view NLE Choppa's tweets.

Original 05/03/2021 9:34am:

Recently, video footage surfaced showing NLE Choppa and his crew on the beach. However, things didn't seem to look too pleasant, as the rapper and his friends were circling a man who hopped off of his scooter to confront the rapper. The woman narrating the video pointed out that things were about to escalate between the rapper and the man on the scooter, with NLE Choppa throwing and connecting with the first punch before the rest of the crew swarmed the man. 

The fight began to get crazier, as NLE Choppa was put in a headlock by the man before everyone fell into the sand and continued fighting. From there, the man's friend jumped in to stop everyone from attacking him. Watch above.