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Chris Brown Arrested In Florida
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Chris Brown was arrested following a concert in Florida last night (Jul 5).
The singer was performing as part of his Heartbreak On A Full Moon tour when sheriff's deputies waited for him to walk off stage to arrest him on a out of county warrant.
— Chris Brown (@chrisbrown) July 5, 2018
According to the Associated Press, he was booked in Palm Beach County Jail on a felony battery charge, and released on $2,000 bond. The warrant came from Hillsborough County. There are no details on the alleged battery.
JUST IN: The Palm Beach County Sheriff’s Office confirms to ET that singer Chris Brown was arrested on Thursday in West Palm Beach, Florida for an out of county warrant. Brown was released on $2,000 bond.
— Brendon Geoffrion (@tv_brendon) July 6, 2018
According to Radar Online who obtained the warrant, photographer Bennie Vines was capturing photos of the crowd on April 17, 2017 when he claims he was attacked by Brown at the venue.
“For an unknown reason, the [Defendant] struck the victim on his face with a closed fist,” an officer wrote on the report. “The victim sustained injuries to his upper and lower lip.”
We will continue to update you with more information as it becomes available.