Sam Worthington Arrested for Slugging Photographer

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Sam Worthington allegedly went all Alec Baldwin on a photographer yesterday.

According to NYPD sources, the actor got into it with a so-called reporter after he kicked kicked Worthington's girlfriend, Lara Bingle, in the shin.

The Avatar star was arrested for hitting the paparazzo in the

The manager of Benny's Burritos in Greenwich Village - where the incident took place - tells E! News that both Worthington and the journalist were bloody by the time police arrived on the scene, with cops arresting Worthington for assault and the photographer for reckless endangerment, assault and harassment.

Worthington was then released on bail and due back in court at a later date.

Worthington and Bingle started dating in September and there's even talk that the couple is engaged.

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