Chris Brown Turns Himself In At Los Angeles Jail
Singer Chris Brown has turned himself up for jail 24
hours ahead of schedule.
The 24-year-old singer was due to be booked for his
alleged hit-and-run offence on Tuesday.
According to TMZ, he avoided photographers by
ducking into the Van Nuys jail a day ahead of
At approximately 2 p.m. Monday, Chris reportedly
entered the facility, where he was booked and
released on his own recognizance.
The singer’s lawyer, Mark Geragos, is said to have
arranged for Chris to turn himself in.
The entire process reportedly took 45 minutes.
The Los Angeles District Attorney’s office brought
misdemeanour offences against Chris after he was
involved in a minor fender bender in May.
Alleged victim Olga Gure-Kovalenko claimed Chris
didn’t share his insurance information or his driver’s
licence at the scene, an offence in California.
While Gure-Kovalenko has reportedly decided not to
move forward with the case, the DA is continuing to
According to TMZ, Chris pled not guilty to the hit-
and-run charge last month.
Two of the misdemeanours originally brought
against the musician by prosecutors, driving without
a valid licence and proof of insurance, were
Chris was forced to visit a police station prior to
August 6 since he was not arrested the day of the
He will next visit court to address the alleged hit-
and-run violation on August 15.
The star is currently on probation for his 2009
battery conviction stemming from an incident with
If he is found guilty of hit-and-run, Chris could face
up to four years in prison.
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