After HipHopDX reported that Kidz In The Hall were assaulted by club bouncers at a nightclub in Arizona [click to read], many have been curious as to exactly what happened that evening. Reports have been sketchy but Kidz‘ management has issued a statement in regards to the matter.
“Double O from the hip hop group Kidz In The Hall was assaulted by several bouncers early Saturday morning, July 26, while inside a nightclub in Tempe, AZ following a Kidz In The Hall performance. Group member and friend Naledge, who did not witness the assault on Double O, was arrested outside of the club. Naledge‘s attempt to get medical assistance for Double O was misconstrued as a hinderence to the investigation,” the statement reads.
There have been rumors that there were no injuries sustained in the fight but management clears that up as well.
“Reports that no injuries were sustained are false as Double O was taken to the hospital with multiple injuries from the excessive force used by club security. On Sunday morning Double O underwent surgery for one of his injuries. He is still in the hospital, but in stable condition. In the last 2 years, Kidz In The Hall have traveled to over 10 countries, have done 200+ shows and never before been involved in any altercation, big or small, with club or concert security, or police officers.”
More on this as details become available.