Chaotic Hard Rock Hotel Brawl Leaves 10 People Injured

Although it’s not known for hosting professional fights, the guitar-shaped Hard Rock Hotel and Casino in Hollywood, Florida became the site of a massive brawl over the weekend, police say.

Video of the skirmish, which had garnered 5 million views by Tuesday morning, shows at least 15 people duking it out in a Hard Rock corridor. One man can be seen knocking a woman to the ground twice, after which she gets up and starts exchanging punches with a woman in a bikini. While the clip doesn’t reveal how the fight started, the Sun-Sentinel claims it began after Miami resident Manuel Aguilar was struck by another man from behind.


When the smoke had cleared, 10 people were in the hospital and three were in police custody: Aguilar, 26; Rafael Redondo, 30; and Janae Strunk, 26, police say. Hard Rock officials have not commented on the melee.

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