A court in Argentina has indicted Justin Bieber for allegedly sending his bodyguards to beat up a photographer and take his camera equipment outside a Buenos Aires nightclub three years ago.

Court clerk Soledad Nieto confirmed the decision to the Associated Press on Thursday. She said Judge Alberto Banos did not issue an arrest warrant and the Canadian pop star can appeal the court decision, which was signed on Wednesday and surfaced late in the day.

Argentine photographer Diego Pesoa alleges he was chased down and beaten on November 9, 2013, by Justin’s bodyguards outside the INK nightclub, where the singer and his entourage partied during his South American tour. Mr Pesoa also said the bodyguards took some of his camera equipment.

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