Chris Brown has been arrested and taken into custody on suspicion of an assault with a deadly weapon.
The 27-year-old singer was taken into police custody Tuesday night in Los Angeles and booked on felony charges stemming from an accusation the singer of pulled a gun on a woman, according to TMZ. (RELATED: Police Have Surrounded Chris Brown’s House And He’s Refusing To Come Out)
“He [Chris Brown] is being transported to robbery homicide, where he will be arrested for assault with a deadly weapon,” Lt. Chris Ramirez, a spokesman for the LAPD, said.
Authorities also retrieved a gun and other weapons and drugs after Brown threw a duffel bag out the window of his house and yelled at the police to come and get him.
The arrest follows a prolonged police stand-off at the singer’s home Tuesday morning. Brown refused to come out of his home and posted a series of videos on his Instagram account demanding police to get a warrant and insisting they wouldn’t find anything once they did. (RELATED: Woman Claims Chris Brown Threatened Her With A Gun)
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In 2009 Brown pled guilty of one count of felony assault on his then-girlfriend pop singer Rihanna. He spent almost three months behind bars and was placed on probation which came to an end in 2015.