A new lawsuit claims that rapper Migos Quavo and several associates assaulted a limo driver outside Virgin Hotels Las Vegas, and that hotel security simply stood by and watched.
In a lawsuit filed earlier this December in Nevada state court, a man named Terrill R. Cowans accused Quavo and others of assaulting him “without reason” after they mistakenly believed he had quit. dropped another member of the group at a club on July 3.
“When the plaintiff responded, Migos artists and affiliates told the plaintiff to ‘be quiet,’ and one of the Migos artists threw a bottle at the plaintiff,” Cowans’ attorney wrote in the statement. petition. Billboards. “Plaintiff was then assaulted by three to five Migos artists and/or affiliates, who repeatedly punched and kicked the plaintiff causing injury to the plaintiff.”
In addition to Quavo – whose real name is Quavious Marshall – the list of defendants in the lawsuit includes the group’s corporate entity, Migos Touring Inc., as well as several other individuals present in the alleged incident. Notably, the suit does not have the name Takeoff or Offset, the other two members of Migos.
In addition to accusing Quavo and others of assault, battery and negligence, Coans also targeted Virgin Hotels themselves. His lawyers asserted that hotel security guards were present when the alleged incident occurred, but “did not take action against the aggressors who were verbally and physically assaulting the plaintiffs. corpse.”
“Virgin has an obligation to take proper care of the plaintiff in order to provide adequate security for the sponsors,” wrote Cowans’ attorney. “Plaintiff was severely beaten without the assistance of security personnel to stop the conduct, intervene and/or call for emergency assistance.”
Representatives for Quavo, Migos and Virgin Hotel – officially Virgin Hotels Las Vegas LLC – did not immediately respond to requests for comment. Billboards also contacted Las Vegas police.
Cowans is represented by Peter S. Christiansen, R. Todd Terry, Whitney J. Barrett, Keely A. Perdue of the law firm Christiansen Trial Lawyers in Las Vegas. Attorneys for Quavo and the other defendants have yet to appear in the case.
https://www.billboard.com/business/legal/quavo-sued-beating-limo-driver-las-vegas-1235014801/ Quavo sued for allegedly hitting limo driver in Las Vegas – Billboard