Jesse James made a citizen's arrest just a few minutes ago ... TMZ has learned.
Law enforcement sources tell us a paparazzo called Long Beach cops moments ago and reported that his car had been vandalized outside of West Coast Choppers by Jesse James.
Cops arrived at West Coast Choppers and Jesse claimed the accusing photog had been stalking him. Jesse and the photog made citizen's arrests on each other.
The cops did not take either person into custody, but they are investigating.