LOS ANGELES (CBSLA.com) — Reality TV star Kim Richards was charged Wednesday following her removal from a Beverly Hills hotel.
According to the Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office, Kim Erica Richards faces one misdemeanor count each of public intoxication, resisting arrest and battery on a peace officer.READ MORE: Some Calif. Residents Face Losing Fire Protection Insurance After Moratorium Protecting Them Expired
On April 16, Richards was removed from The Polo Lounge at the Beverly Hills Hotel around 1:30 a.m., after she allegedly refused to leave.
Police said hotel security had reported the “Real Housewives of Beverly Hills” cast member was intoxicated and caused a disturbance.READ MORE: LA County Reports 5 New COVID-19 Deaths; Hospitalizations Hold Steady
After being transported to the station for booking, Richards allegedly kicked an officer in the leg.
Richards is scheduled to appear in court on Thursday. If convicted, she faces a possible maximum sentence of two years and six months in prison.MORE NEWS: Local Unhoused Man Creates Wall Of Bicycles In Koreatown
The case remains under investigation by the Beverly Hills Police Department.