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Man arrested after rushing stage during Britney Spears concert in Las Vegas

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Security guards tackle a man who ran on stage during a Britney Spears concert in Las Vegas. Security guards tackle a man who ran on stage during a Britney Spears concert in Las Vegas.
Britney Spears is escorted off stage after a fan jumped on stage and did a flip. Britney Spears is escorted off stage after a fan jumped on stage and did a flip.
Police arrested 37-year-old Jesse Webb after they say he ran on stage during a Britney Spears concert in Las Vegas on Aug. 9. Police arrested 37-year-old Jesse Webb after they say he ran on stage during a Britney Spears concert in Las Vegas on Aug. 9.

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- A man who jumped on stage with pop star Britney Spears at a recent Law Vegas concert was quickly tackled by her backup dancers and security guards.

Videos of the close encounter during Wednesday's concert were posted on social media, showing the man, now identified as 37-year-old Jesse Webb, running on to the stage and doing a flip before approaching backup singers and dancers. 

Spears' knees briefly buckled and she asked security if Webb had a gun. She was ushered backstage as He was handcuffed and arrested.

Britney returned a short time later and the concert continued. 

Webb is charged with criminal trespassing.

No injuries were reported. 

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