“I want to meet with some of our artists and see how we can taper things down.”
“Y’all know who I am?” the rapper asked officers as he was pulled from a car.
Gooding was charged with one count of misdemeanor forcible touching.
Actor’s attorneys insist he played no “role in his own attack.”
The “Empire” star has said he was attacked in Chicago on Jan. 29.
Detectives have reviewed hundreds of hours of surveillance footage.
Incident happened in Santa Monica after neighbor reported a burglary.
“Reports that an arrest warrant is about to be submitted are inaccurate.”