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Motley Crue's Vince Neil Accused of Battery in Las Vegas

Police issued the 55-year-old Neil a misdemeanor battery summons and he's has a June 17 court date

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    Police say Motley Crue frontman Vince Neil is accused of grabbing a woman's hair from behind and pulling her to the ground at a Las Vegas Strip resort.

    Bystander cellphone video provided to the celebrity website TMZ.com shows actor Nicolas Cage physically restraining Neil before police arrived.

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    Las Vegas police Officer Michael Rodriguez said Friday the incident happened a little before 5:30 p.m. Thursday outside the Aria resort.

    He confirmed that Cage was at the scene, but wasn't accused of a crime.

    Police issued the 55-year-old Neil a misdemeanor battery summons and he's has a June 17 court date. He wasn't jailed.

    His attorney, David Chesnoff, says he's investigating the allegation and the public shouldn't prejudge the situation.

    A spokesman for Cage didn't immediately respond to messages.