Thursday, 24. April 2014
31. 03. 13. - 13:00
Baby Pop singer Justin Bieber has been banned from Vienna's trendiest nightclub.
He went to the Passage club in Vienna, Austria – built on the site of a converted underground station - where he was surrounded by bodyguards.
According to the management at the club the bodyguards then smashed cameras of fans in the club, destroyed mobile telephones and even groped some of the young girl fans who reportedly left in tears after the Saturday morning assaults.
Club manager Joachim Bankel confirmed: "Justin Bieber is no longer welcome here."
The sell-out concert at the Vienna Stadthalle was also marked by a large number of hysterical fans needing medical treatment including one that was hospitalised overnight suffering from what is described as "hysteria".
In total medics on duty at the concert had to treat 178 fans who were suffering from lightheadedness and feeling faint as the start of the concert approached.
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