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Chris Brown is barricaded in his home and pleading his case via Instagram while Los Angeles police prepare a search warrant to enter and search the home of singer. A woman departed the home in a squad car after calling 911 to report that he allegedly threatened her with a gun.
The Los Angeles Times reported that police received a call from the Tarzana home at about 3 a.m. on Tuesday.
Here’s some fast facts:
1. Brown Responded on Instagram & Police Were Seeking a Search Warrant For the Home
Brown unleashed a response in a series of Instagram videos in which he expressed anger at the accusations, denying he’d done anything wrong (warning: graphic language).
The Los Angeles Times reports that police were told to get a search warrant when they tried to enter the home, so they are seeking one.
TMZ said the SWAT team was going to the home.
2. Ray J Was Among the Brown Friends in the Home at the Time, Reports Say
The musician Ray J was among those in the home with Chris Brown when the incident allegedly occurred, reports TMZ.
Police handcuffed Ray J and seized his BMW, said TMZ.
3. The Woman Was an ‘Uninvited Guest’ Asked to Leave, Reports Say
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Woman calls 911 requesting help near Chris Brown’s Tarzana home, LAPD says
A woman called 911 requesting help near the home of Chris Brown, according to the Los Angeles Police Department.
According to TMZ, the woman was one of two uninvited guests asked to leave the home.
The woman called 911 and “requested help,” said ABC 7, which reported that police could be seen outside the Tarzana mansion.
4. There Were no Injuries or Arrests & Brown Is Off Probation
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The New York Daily News said Brown, 27, “seemed to be on a new track after becoming a dad to his toddler daughter Royalty,” noting that he “has a prior felony for beating up former girlfriend Rihanna in a rented Lamborghini in 2009.” However, his probation concluded in the Rihanna case last year after he completed 1,000 hour of community service, said The New York Daily News.
5. Police Are Investigating the Incident as an Assaults, Police Say
The New York Daily News quoted a police source as saying, “It’s an assault with a deadly weapon (investigation).”
In May, Brown was accused of stomping on a fan’s head at a nightclub appearances at the Cannes Film Festival, but he denied it, said UK Mirror. h/t heavy
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