YouTube star Cameron Dallas charged with assault

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Cameron Dallas, who came to fame on social media before starring in his own Netflix series, claims the incident is a case of "self-defense."

Social media star Cameron Dallas is now facing charges of assault after being arrested over the weekend.

Police said an ambulance responded to an Aspen hotel on Saturday morning where a man was bleeding from facial injuries.

The man accused Dallas of assaulting him.

Dallas will face a judge on Jan. 22.

The 24-year-old posted his booking photo on Twitter, along with a comment indicating that the incident was a case of self-defense.

Dallas first gained notoriety with his Vine and YouTube videos and is now the star of the Netflix series "Chasing Cameron."

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