Judge orders comedian Katt Williams to pay for damages

- A judge handed down a big penalty against comedian Katt Williams for an assault at a Gainesville pool store back in February 2016.

Police said Williams punched an employee in the face, threw merchandise at him, and tried to keep him from calling 911.

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The employee sued Williams, but Williams never answered the complaint so the judge entered a default judgment.

Williams will have to pay more than $86,000 in damages.

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