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Loon charged with attempted murder

Posted By on February 14, 2004

Rapper Chauncey “Loon” Hawkins was arrested and charged with attempted murder, after violence broke out at a party for Lil Jon & The Eastside Boyz new adult DVD series.

An incident took place in front of the House of Blues shortly after 12:30 am this morning, involving Hawkins and two other men attempting to enter the night club.

“There was an altercation that took place involving three individuals and a security guard,” Sgt. Bruce Thomas of the Los Angeles Sheriff Department told AllHipHop.com. “There was a large crowd outside and a group of men attempted rush through the doors of the club. A security guard was stabbed in the torso with an unknown object.”

The unidentified security guard was hospitalized with non-life-threatening wounds and identified the three men as the suspects.

Hawkins, William Reyes and Teon Tanqueray were all charged with attempted murder and bail was set at $1 million dollars.

Source: All Hip Hop