The incident reportedly took place at the Cromwell Hotel around 4:30 a.m. Saturday morning. Cops were called to hotel to break up a fight involving Tesfaye. At some point during the scuffle, Tesfaye is said to have punched a police officer in the head.
Tesfaye was arrested for battery of a protest person. Upon his release from jail, he tweeted a photo of him walking to a private jet with the caption, “escaped from Las Vegas.”