Shame on You: Hotel Employee Axed After Leaking Jay Z & Solange Fight Clip

Posted Thursday May 15, 2014 7:55 AM GMT

After the release of family feud footage between Jay Z and Solange Knowles, the Standard Hotel employee who leaked the surveillance clip was fired.

A rep for the hotel announced Wednesday (May 14), "[We] identified the individual responsible for breaching the security policies of the hotel and recording the confidential CCTV video released by TMZ."

The video, which was recorded via cell phone from security monitors in the hotel room, was released Monday (May 12). Immediately after the clip hit the web, the hotel commented that action would soon be taken towards the person who released the tape.

The rep also stated, "We are shocked and disappointed that there was a clear breach of our security system and the confidentiality that we count on providing our guests. We are investigating with the utmost urgency the circumstances surrounding the situation and, as is our customary practice, will discipline and prosecute the individuals to our fullest capacity."

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