Select Page

Woman Arrested For Punching Security Guard At Boca Regional Hospital, Says She Just Wanted A Smoke

by | Aug 10, 2022 | Boca Raton Arrests | 0 comments

Breaking News Updates

Stay Informed. Support Local Journalism. 

Get breaking news alerts by following Boca Post on social media.

Woman Arrested For Punching Security Guard At Boca Regional Hospital, Says She Just Wanted A Smoke

“I hit him in the face I’m not gonna lie.”

Woman Arrested For Punching Security Guard At Boca Regional Hospital, Says She Just Wanted A Smoke - Morgan Hickman

Woman Arrested For Punching Security Guard At Boca Regional Hospital, Says She Just Wanted A Smoke – Morgan Hickman

BOCA RATON, FL – Boca Post (BocaPost.com) — Morgan Hickman of West Palm Beach has been arrested and charged with two felony counts of Battery on a licensed security guard, according to jail records released to Boca Post by the Palm Beach County Sheriff’s Office.

Morgan Hickman, 23, of the 13000 block of N 6nd Court in West Palm Beach, has been arrested Tuesday morning by the Boca Raton Police Department.

According to the arrest affidavit submitted by the Boca Raton Police Department, Hickman left the front doors of Boca Regional Hospital when the nursing staff asked security to ask her to return.

Hospital security than found Hickman near the front of the building asking a construction worker for a cigarette. The security guard then asked Hickman to come back into the hospital, stating that the nursing staff was ready for her, she screamed she wasn’t moving until she got a cigarette.

According to the security guard, Hickman was standing shoulder to shoulder at this point and out of nowhere Morgan threw a punch at him and struck him in the left shoulder. The security guard stated Morgan and him went to the ground, and he gained control of her arms and brought her back to her feet.

The security guard stated he walked Morgan back to the ER entrance. The security guard stated Morgan continually tried to leave and eventually became agitated when seeing Boca Raton Police she threw her phone at another BRRH uniformed security officer’s side of his lip.

It should be noted both security officers were in had “Allied Universal” security patches on them.

When responding officers spoke to Hickman, she said “I hit him in the face I’m not
gonna lie. I hit him in the face, I punched him.” Further, Hickman told police that she hit the guard because he was not listening to her.

Hickman was booked into the Palm Beach County Jail at 10:48 on Tuesday morning.

0 Comments

Submit a Comment

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

More News

Breaking-News-Boca-Raton-Boca-Post

City Offices Closed & Holiday Service Changes: Memorial Day

On Memorial Day, City offices will be shut down and there will be no garbage collection services on Monday, May 27, 2024. Find out more about the adjustments to sanitation services for May 27 29 and the revised holiday hours for recreational facilities.
13-Year-Old Arrested For School Shooting Threat

13-Year-Old Arrested For School Shooting Threat

A 13-year-old girl was arrested after calling 9-1-1 to falsely report a school shooting.

Pbso Searching For West Boca Man - Scott Woods

UPDATE: PBSO Searching For West Boca Man

Have you seen Scott Woods? Call PBSO.

Breaking-News-Boca-Raton-Boca-Post

NO SWIM ADVISORY for South Inlet Park & Spanish River Beach Park

The Health Advisory for South Inlet Park and Spanish River Beach Park has been issued by the Florida Department of Health in Palm Beach County.
Lighthouse Point Man Killed In Pompano Beach Crash

Motorcyclist Killed In Pompano Beach Crash

Jesse Leidenfrost of Lighthouse Point lost his life in a tragic accident that took place early on Monday morning in Pompano Beach.