River Viiperi cited for misdemeanor battery after punching the woman's boyfriend
Paris Hilton, whose comments about gay men and AIDS have caused a backlash against the heiress in recent weeks, was seen heavily making out with another woman in Las Vegas early Monday (1 October).
PerezHilton.com reports that was at XS nightclub and describes the scene this way: ‘We’re talking full-on, hot and heavy, making the eff out!! Random passerbys being assaulted with saliva from 10 feet away!’
The identity of the woman Paris was kissing is not known. But witnessing the scene was Hilton’s boyfriend River Viiperi who apparently was upset and punched the guy whose girlfriend she was kissing.
Viiperi was cited for misdemeanor battery while Paris left the club before police arrived, according to the website.
The reality show star issued an apology on 21 September
In audio recorded by a taxi driver on 21 September after an audio was made public in which Hilton can be heard saying: ‘Gay guys are the horniest people in the world … they’re disgusting, Dude, most of them probably have AIDS.’
According to Radar Online.com, the homophobic slurs came up as a gay friend was telling her about Grindr.