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Chris Brown Was Arrested On Suspicion Of Assault With A Deadly Weapon

Chris Brown was arrested Tuesday following a standoff with police after he was accused of threatening a woman with a gun.

By Samantha Crook | August 30, 2016

Chris Brown was arrested Tuesday following a standoff with police after he was accused of threatening a woman with a gun.

Police arrived at Brown's house after a woman reportedly called 911 from that location asking for help.

The dramatic lead-up to the arrest was documented on the artist's Instagram.

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"'Barricaded myself in my house.' Have you seen my house? I'm going to barricade myself in a palace. I'm not coming out. For what? ... When you get the warrant or whatever you need to do you can walk right up in here," Brown said in an Instagram post.

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And that's pretty much what happened.

LAPD Lt. Chris Ramirez told reporters, "As we are currently speaking now, RHD homicide division is currently serving a search warrant at Mr. Brown's location."

Brown was arrested on suspicion of assault with a deadly weapon.

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