Bobby Brown has been released from jail on $5,000 bail after being arrested on suspicion of driving under the influence in Los Angeles.
According to the booking sheet, Bobby Brown, 43, was pulled over Reseda, California at 12:20 PM PST.
While the police documents simply list the crime as a misdemeanor, TMZ reports that Bobby Brown’s blood alcohol level was over 0.08 and he was arrested for driving under the influence of alcohol.
After being arrested Bobby Brown was taken to Van Nuys jail when he was booked in at 1:22 PM PST.
The singer was later released on bail after the $5,000 was paid.
Bobby Brown is said to have been drunk at the time of his arrest, with a blood alcohol level of .08 or higher.
“We observed intoxication once Mr. Brown was pulled over,” Officer Tiana Reed told RadarOnline.com.
“We put him through four sobriety tests, none of which he passed. He was arrested at 12:20 p.m. and booked into the Van Nuys jail.”
Bobby Brown already has a DUI conviction, being arrested in Georgia back in 1996
The late Whitney Houston’s ex-husband already has a DUI conviction.
Bobby Brown was arrested in Georgia back in 1996.
He eventually pleaded guilty to DUI and served eight days in jail.
This new incident comes amidst reports that Bobby Brown and Whitney Houston were planning to remarry.
A source close to the couple, Derrick Handspike told the National Enquirer: “Bobby told me, <<The world may have thought we were history, but the reality is we were never really apart. We’ve never stopped loving each other.>>”
Derrick Handspike also said that Bobby Brown, who is engaged to Alicia Etheridge, told him: “I could have saved her! If I had been with Whitney, she never would have died in that hotel bathtub. I would have never left her alone!”
It’s claimed that Bobby Brown father’s death drew the estranged couple back together, and they were pictured enjoying dinner together in LA with their 18-year-old daughter Bobbi Kristina with daughter just a couple of nights before Whitney Houston’s death.
Bobby Brown has been arrested on suspicion of driving under the influence in Los Angeles a couple of hours ago.
Law enforcement sources told TMZ that Bobby Brown was pulled over in Reseda, CA, at 12:20 p.m. PST for allegedly driving while talking on a cell phone.
Bobby Brown, 43, is currently in custody in Van Nuys jail. It’s unclear what substance cops believe Bobby Brown had been using before he got behind the wheel.
Bobby Brown has been arrested on suspicion of DUI in Los Angeles
Whitney Houston’s ex-husband already has a DUI conviction on his record stemming from an arrest in Georgia in 1996. Bobby Brown eventually pled guilty to DUI and served 8 days in jail.
Bobby Brown has been back in the news ever since Whitney Houston died in a Beverly Hills hotel room on February 11. Bobby Brown was turned away from the death scene and left the funeral service early after a disagreement with Whitney Houston’s family.
Few hours after his arrest, sources close to Bobby Brown told TMZ that his “people” are en route to the jail to bail him out.