Schwarzenegger kicked by man but won't press charges

The action star and former California governor was kicked in the back by a man while at an event in South Africa.
1:47 | 05/20/19

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We move to that bizarre encounter with a fan for Arnold schwarzenegger. The action star and former governor decided not to press charges against the man who drop kicked him in the back at an event in South Africa. Eva pilgrim here with the story. Good morning. Of all the people in the world to drop kick, Arnold isn't the one most would pick and the governor proving he's still got it. It's been a while since he first stepped onto the screen as the terminator. I need your clothes, your boots and your motorcycle. Reporter: But this weekend 71-year-old Arnold schwarzenegger proving it's still a bad idea to mess with the governator. One man at the Arnold classic sports festival in South Africa learned that the hard way after landing a flying kick into schwarzenegger's back. In this video you see despite the attacker taking a running start, Arnold barely moved. Unfazed. The man organizers called a crazed fan quickly tackled by security. You are terminated. Reporter: Schwarzenegger later tweeted that he thought he was simply jostled by the crowd until he saw the video later writing I'm just glad the idiot didn't interrupt my Snapchat. Hasta la vista, baby. Reporter: It was just last year the terminator star and former California governor underwent heart surgery. It's a totally different level but I'm good. Reporter: This weekend schwarzenegger -- I'll be back. Schwarzenegger is not planning to press charges instead saying he hopes this serves as a wake-up call for the guy and that he gets his life on the right track. But just a crazy scene. Able to get all the way across the gym without security getting him. Lucky he wasn't hurt. Thank you so much, Eva. Now to an incredible act of

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