A.J. Lamas, who appears on the family's reality TV show Leave It To Lamas, was arrested in September (15) for allegedly attempting to leave a Target store in Van Nuys, California without paying for items.

He reportedly assaulted a security guard, and fled to a nearby hotel, where he was detained by police officers.

It has also been revealed that Lamas, who had a baby with him at the time of the incident, was allegedly carrying drug paraphernalia. He has been hit with misdemeanour charges of theft, battery, child endangerment and possession of drug paraphernalia.

Lamas pleaded not guilty to all counts, reports to TMZ.com.