Thu 28 Aug 2008
(Suge….this is your past and your future)
Police said the founder of bankrupt Death Row Records was arrested about 6:40 a.m. after officers arrived at the scene of a minor traffic accident and found Knight hitting a woman in a parking lot off a busy thoroughfare.“A citizen sees the beating in a parking lot, police get there fast, they see him beating her. It’s a good solid case,” said Las Vegas police Lt. Chris Carroll.
Police did not release the woman’s name or age, but said she identified herself as Knight’s girlfriend of three years.
“This is a very large man,” Carroll said, estimating his weight at more than twice the woman’s. “He was on top of her, actually in the act of violently beating her when the officers arrived, with the knife in his hand….
(More details after the jump….)
…[police] said Knight and the woman left a Las Vegas strip club, Spearmint Rhino, shortly before the arrest. They were alone in a champagne-colored Cadillac Escalade.
Police said Knight and the woman argued in the vehicle while Knight was driving before he allegedly punched her in the head.
“The victim purposely grabbed the steering wheel and caused the vehicle to hit the curb,” police said in a statement. Police said the woman tried to run away, but Knight caught her. (source)
Is this the same champagne Escalade? And therefore…was this “girlfriend” one of the women who helped Suge stumble into the car after he was knocked out on a busy Hollywood street?
I wouldnt be surprised. I really despise domestic violence.