A deputy at the West Hollywood Sheriff’s Department has confirmed that two security guards at Heart WeHo were physically assaulted as they were ejecting two unruly men out of the nightclub. One security guard was punched in the face and the other guard was bitten during the altercation. The incident happened on Thursday, March 16, at roughly 11 p.m.
According to the report, two men were being escorted outside of the nightclub located at 8911 Santa Monica Boulevard, when one of suspects punched one of the security guards in the face. A physical altercation ensued and another guard was bitten in the arm. The bite broke the skin in the arm. The man who was punched in the face required some stitches.
Both men were arrested for felony charges based on their assault.
The incident at Heart WeHo occurred roughly 24 Hours after a woman was stabbed at Beaches WeHo Wednesday night, located nearby. A physical altercation between a male suspect and a security guard at the bar led to a woman being stabbed in her thigh area. The suspect was arrested and the victim was taken to a nearby hospital. She is reportedly in stable condition.
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