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Adam Levine sugar-bomber faces battery charges

The 28-year-old man who sugar-bombed rocker Adam Levine outside the Jimmy Kimmel Live studios in Hollywood on Wednesday (06May15) is facing battery charges.

Navid Farsi, 28, was arrested on suspicion of battery after throwing a bag of powdered sugar at the Maroon 5 star as he greeted fans on Hollywood Boulevard following a performance on the show.

Farsi is being held on $100,000 bail.

He was tackled to the ground by security guards immediately after his attack on Levine and apprehended until police officers arrived and arrested him.