Police are investigating an alleged physical altercation between Republican Rep. Lauren Boebert and her ex-husband Jayson Boebert at a restaurant in Colorado on Saturday night.
Police in Silt, Colorado, said The independent which is investigating reports of an incident involving the Colorado Republican at the Miner’s Claim restaurant on January 6.
Police Chief Mike Kite declined to provide further details, citing it as an “ongoing investigation.” He said police are looking at security camera footage.
Kite would not confirm who started the alleged fight and said no one had been arrested. When she was asked if anyone had been hospitalized, she said, “Not that I know of.”
The independent has contacted Rep. Boebert’s office and the restaurant where the incident allegedly took place.
A Boebert aide said The daily beast that Jayson Boebert had called the police claiming she was a “victim of domestic violence.” The independent has not independently verified this allegation.
Rep. Boebert denied the claim that she committed domestic violence, the aide told the outlet.
Ms. Boebert recently made headlines for switching districts for her 2024 re-election campaign.
The legislator also made the news when she was removed from a Denver movie theater during a sample of beetle juice after vaping, singing, flash photography and apparent groping. She has since apologized for her behavior.