The bodyguard who stole a camera from a photographer for taking pictures of Justin Bieber has been charged with two felonies.

Hugo Hesny has been charged with robbery and entering a vehicle after he chased down photographer Jason Winslow in Atlanta. After cornering Winslow, Hesney opened the door of his car and grabbed his camera before speeding away.

Hesny told cops he didn't steal the camera, but officials searched an SUV belonging to Bieber's entourage and found the item. Hesny then changed his story, claiming he on;y wanted to delete the photos of Bieber from the camera.

The robbery charge is a felony due to the $10,000 value of the professional equipment.