Azealia Banks Arrested After Attacking Security Guard: Report

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Azealia Banks performs on stage at Brixton Academy on Sept. 19, 2014 in London, United Kingdom.

Azealia Banks has reportedly been arrested in New York after attacking a female security guard. 

According to a Page Six report, Banks got into an altercation with the guard, punching her and biting her breast. The incident took place at the club Up&Down in the Meatpacking District, where Banks was attending a private party. 

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Banks was reportedly was thrown out early Wednesday morning and arrested on a misdemeanor charge of third-degree assault.

The story comes after Banks allegedly assaulted another security guard at a club in Los Angeles in October. 

Billboard has reached out to Banks' rep but did not hear back by time of publishing. 


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