A photographer is claiming to police that Rob Kardashian "grabbed her camera and removed the memory card" and struck her in the face while she was taking pictures.
Kardashian is the younger brother of the three best-known Kardashians: Kourtney, Kim and Khloe.
"The paparazzi alleged that while she was photographing Rob Kardashian, he grabbed her camera and removed the memory card," officials with the Beverly Hills Police Department said in a statement.
"During the struggle, the paparazzi stated that she was struck in the face by Rob Kardashian," the statement continued.
Police said the photographer, whom they did not identify, reported the incident about 1 p.m. Wednesday and said it occurred near South Santa Monica Boulevard and Moreno Drive.
"The paparazzi identified the suspect as Rob Kardashian, who fled the location with the memory card," police said, adding the the investigation was ongoing.