TMZ is reporting that rapper Chris Brown has been arrested for felony assault. The following is a timeline of Christopher Maurice Brown aka Chris Brown's criminal arrest record since his rise to fame.
Chris Brown-Rihanna Assualt
Chris Brown is arrested on a felony assault charge for assaulting his girlfriend singer Rihanna. The case causes a media sensation after bloody photos of Rihanna surface showing the singer with a badly beaten face. Brown was sentenced to five years probation. He must also participate in community service for six months, according to TMZ.
Chris Brown Hit And Run
Chris Brown is involved in a hit-and-run car accident. After leaving the scene, a warrant is issued for his arrest.
Chris Brown is arrested in California for leaving the scence of an accident. He later turns himself into Van Nuys police. He is released about 30 minutes later. Fed up with his seemingly bad luck with the cops, he tweets that he is "over it." The charges are eventually dropped.
Chris Brown Felony Assault
Chris Brown is arrested for felony assault stemming over an incident that occurred in Washington, D.C. The incident happened after Brown got into an argument with a man at the hotel. The argument, which led to a physical altercation, ended with Chris Brown punching the man in the face. A felony warrant is issued for Chris Brown's arrest.