A chauffeur who says he was attacked by comedian Katt Williams at the Portland International Airport on Friday is suing the entertainer for $76,000, claiming Williams berated, punched and set his German Shepherd on him when he refused to let the dog ride in the passenger’s seat.

Wali Kanani is accusing Williams of assault, battery and intentional infliction of emotional distress in the lawsuit filed Monday in Multnomah County Circuit Court. Williams, 47, remains held in the Multnomah County Detention Center as of Monday evening on suspicion of fourth-degree assault.

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