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Miley Cyrus Facing Criminal Battery Charges?

by 10:38 AM PDT, September 10, 2012
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Miley Cyrus is facing misdemeanor criminal battery charges after a late night fracas broke out at the Roosevelt Hotel in Hollywood this weekend.

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Officer Herrera of the LAPD tells ET that the young pop star is listed as a suspect in an incident that occurred at 1:15 a.m. Sunday morning. The alleged victim filed a subsequent police report, and no arrests have been made in the ongoing investigation.

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Online reports contend that the alleged victim and Miley's fiancé, Liam Hemsworth, exchanged some nasty words, and Miley stepped in between them when the melee broke out.

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Of the situation, Miley's rep tells ET, "This claim is completely false and erroneous."

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