Hilton hotel chain founder's grandson arrested in Boca - WSFA.com Montgomery Alabama news.

Hilton hotel chain founder's grandson arrested in Boca

Posted:
  • More newsMore>>

  • 10 things to know about corporate inversions

    10 things to know about corporate inversions

    Wednesday, August 27 2014 5:18 AM EDT2014-08-27 09:18:39 GMT
    Burger King plans to become is the latest U.S. company to shift its legal address out of the country by merging with a foreign company. Burger King has announced plans to buy Tim Hortons, the Canadian...More >>
    Burger King plans to become the latest U.S. company to shift its legal address out of the country by merging with a foreign company. Burger King has announced plans to buy Tim Hortons, the Canadian coffee-and-doughnut chain.More >>
  • Gaza cease-fire holds as sides weigh gains

    Gaza cease-fire holds as sides weigh gains

    Wednesday, August 27 2014 3:58 AM EDT2014-08-27 07:58:15 GMT
    An open-ended cease-fire between Israel and Palestinian militants in the Gaza Strip is holding, as many wonder what was gained during 50 days of fighting.More >>
    An open-ended cease-fire between Israel and Palestinian militants in the Gaza Strip was holding Wednesday, as many people on both sides of the conflict wondered what was gained during 50 days of fighting.More >>
  • Authorities: Man who shot 7 is 'serial killer'

    Authorities: Man who shot 7 is 'serial killer'

    Wednesday, August 27 2014 2:56 AM EDT2014-08-27 06:56:55 GMT
    A man who authorities are now calling a serial killer opened fire on Los Angeles-area streets for five straight days until he was finally arrested, police said.More >>
    A man who authorities are now calling a serial killer opened fire on Los Angeles-area streets for five straight days until he was finally arrested, police said.More >>

BOCA RATON, FL (WFLX) - Conrad Hilton III, the grandson of the founder of the Hilton hotel chain, was arrested Sunday and charged with domestic battery.

According to a police report, a Boca Raton police officer was at Abe and Louie's at 2200 Glades Road when, he says, he saw Hilton stand up from a seated position at the bar and grab and push his girlfriend. The girlfriend, who was interviewed by officers, declined to talk to investigators about the incident.

Hilton, who lists his occupation as philanthropist, sits on the governing board of the Conrad Hilton Foundation according to its website. The foundation states that it is dedicated to humanitarian works.

Hilton III was booked into the Palm Beach County Jail overnight.

He was released without bond after making his first appearance before a Palm Beach County judge.

Copyright 2013 WFLX. All Rights Reserved.

Powered by WorldNow