Woman punched for dancing with another woman TMs ex-boyfriend
A woman was arrested after she allegedly punched another woman on the dance floor after she saw her dancing with her ex-boyfriend.
Samantha Villarreal was booked at the Cameron County Jail on Friday, October 18, after she allegedly hit the girl in her face causing her to bleed.
According to a sworn statement provided by the victim, she was punched in between her eyes and nose and then punched again causing her to fall on the dance floor at Wink TMs Saloon in Brownsville.
Authorities observed the victim who also had swelling and bruising on her left arm.
Court documents alleged that Villarreal's mom also participated in the altercation.
The victim allegedly told authorities that Villarreal pushed her on the dance floor and told her ex-boyfriend that she wanted to dance with him.
Wink TMs Saloon handed over the security surveillance video to authorities at their request, court documents say.
The 22-year-old was booked at the county jail on an assault charge, and her bond was set at $5,000.