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Larry Johnson Police Report

'I'll Rip Your F**king Vocal Cords Out'

10/5/2012 2:52 PM PDT BY TMZ STAFF
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Former NFL superstar Larry Johnson threatened a hotel security guard who responded to a domestic violence incident -- telling the guy, "I'll rip your f*cking vocal cords out" ... this according to the police report obtained by TMZ.

According to the report, the alleged victim identifies herself as Johnson's ex-girlfriend -- and told police LJ beat the crap out of her and strangled her until she blacked out early Friday morning inside of a room at the Bellagio Hotel.

The GF told police ... while Johnson was strangling her, she told him, "If you are going to kill me squeeze harder and just do it."

The GF says she then blacked out and lost consciousness.

As for why he attacked her in the first place, the woman told police she and Johnson had been partying and drinking together when they went up to his room to "catch up." But the GF claims LJ became enraged when they started talking about his daughter. She claims LJ snapped and began to "beat her and throw her around the room" and eventually choked her out.

According to the report, the GF told police she regained consciousness in a hotel hallway while dressed only in her underwear and a see-through blouse. The GF says she banged on doors until someone called for help.

Cops say the GF claims Johnson had attacked her multiple times in the past ... including a recent incident at the Wynn Hotel in Vegas.

According to the report, security quickly made contact with Johnson and brought him to the security office.

One of the security guards told police ... while he was in the office, Johnson bragged about being released from charges "last time" ... and then told one of the guards that he was going to "rip your f*cking vocal cords out."

According to the report, officers say the GF had multiple marks on her face and neck ... and Johnson had a small cut on his cheek and one on his lip.

LJ was eventually arrested for battery with strangulation. He is still in custody and is scheduled to be released at 5pm.

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46.

Bitch please    

They must be taking relationship pointers from Chris Brown and Rhianna.

727 days ago
47.

Bitch please    

If she stayed with him she likes to get beat. Just like Rhianna.

727 days ago
48.

Straight Talkin Texan    

He needs to lay off the steroids and get help for his anger control problems. She needs to get away from him.

727 days ago
49.

Jmoreno707    

Former NFL Superstar?!?! TMZ is run by idiots.

727 days ago
50.

Jimbo081    

The future Chris Johnson.

727 days ago
51.

lukebandit    

OUT BY FIVE PM! Leave him in over the weekend so he can calm down. Isn't it attempted murder when you strangle someone so hard that they black out? Then he is able to bail out by FIVE PM? Congrats, MR. LINDSEY LOHAN! YOU ARE THE NEXT CONTESTANT ON PAY NO BAIL!!!

727 days ago
52.

john    

They are going to release that man?

It happened in LA a year or so...the cops were chasing this man literally from jail on an early release" to his girl friend"s apartment and while the cops were waiting for him at the front door of this girl friend's house he had climbed up the WALL ...got in through the bathroom window ...and killed his girlfriend...All the While the cops were knocking on the front door.. SHe had filed similar charges against him...DO any laws apply to these people anymore?

727 days ago
53.

writenow    

Get a Clue TMZ writers. "Choked her out = attempted murder.

Stop downplaying misogyny. In fact, why not stop participating?

727 days ago
54.

NOT ELMO    

He is lucky that wasn't an armed security guard...

727 days ago
55.

Shady's slave    

I fear we are flirting with a culture that does not value woman. As a nation we need to take a stand against domestic violence, Too often the victims are woman and children. I believe Michelle Obama and the President cares about issues that affect families.

727 days ago
56.

XRaac    

These retarded whores have it coming to them. They like that trash and they get it.

727 days ago
57.

iHawkk    

TMZ you are f*cking dumb...obviously that's not what happened. Iv read enough tmz articles followed by video and the two are NEVER related.

727 days ago
58.

Bill Leslie    

The GF told police ... while Johnson was strangling her, she told him, "If you are going to kill me squeeze harder and just do it."

The GF says she then blacked out and lost consciousness.

-- damn - that chick is straight up hard.

727 days ago
59.

Tom Sprague    

she said WHAT to him as he was STRANGLING her? One big hole in her story.

726 days ago
60.

Kyle    

They are gonna recycle this story in a couple of months. The just replace the names with Chris Brown and Rhianna.

726 days ago
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