American singer, songwriter, and actor Christopher Maurice Brown best known by his stage name Chris Brown was arrested Thursday evening in West Palm Beach, Florida.
Cops told TMZ the arrest was in connection with an outstanding warrant from a neighboring area. According to TMZ, it’s not clear what the warrant was issued for, at the immediate time of the arrest.
The 29-year-old Tappahannock, Virginia born went directly from his concert at Coral Sky Amphitheater into police custody, according to the outlet.
The 2012 Best R&B Album Grammy winner has past dealt with legal issues, most infamously his 2009 arrest in connection with his brutal beating on his then-girlfriend Rihanna in a Lamborghini in Hancock Park, California following a pre-Grammys party.
Brown subsequently pleaded guilty in June 2009 to assault with the intent of doing great bodily injury in connection with the incident.
He was also arrested in 2013 in connection with felony assault in Washington D.C., and for assault with a deadly weapon in Los Angeles in 2016.
Currently touring for in support of his album “Heartbreak On A Full Moon Tour”, the seasoned singer is slated to take the stage for three shows in the Southeastern U.S. starting from Friday.
The schedule for the shows are; Friday in Tampa, Florida at the MIDFLORIDA Credit Union Amphitheatre; Saturday, at Pelham, Alabama’s Oak Mountain Amphitheatre; and on Monday at the PNC Music Pavilion in Charlotte, North Carolina. The tour runs through August 4 with a final show set for the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas.
With his arrest, no one knows what will become of the shows.