R&B star The Weeknd arrested in Vegas brawl
Canadian R&B artist The Weeknd was arrested in Las Vegas after police say he punched an officer in the head.
The singer, who has penned two new tracks for the steamy 50 Shades of Grey soundtrack, was arrested early Saturday in a hotel on the strip after a brawl.
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Las Vegas Police Officer Laura Meltzer told AP that The Weeknd (real name: Abel Tesfaye), 24, was arrested on suspicion of misdemeanor battery of a protected person and taken to the Clark County Detention Center.
Meltzer says police were trying to break up a fight when... read more