Gucci Mane Pleads NOT GUILTY To Assault In Nightclub Bottle Case

5/13/2013 1:25 PM PDT

Gucci Mane -- Pleads NOT GUILTY to Assault Charges

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Gucci Mane
just pled NOT GUILTY to aggravated assault in Atlanta for allegedly bashing a U.S. soldier over the head with a champagne bottle.

Gucci (real name Radric Davis) allegedly bottled the Afghanistan vet back in March in an Atlanta nightclub ... the man said he approached the rapper's security to ask about getting a photograph when he was attacked, leaving a huge gash on his dome.

Mane was indicted April 9, arrested four days later and went to jail for nearly three weeks before being released on bond May 2nd.