Bobby Brown arrested on suspicion of DUI
Officials in Southern California said Bobby Brown has been arrested on suspicion of driving under the influence.
California Highway Patrol Officer Mike Harris said Mr. Brown was arrested around 12:20 p.m. Monday in the San Fernando Valley, north of Los Angeles. He failed a field sobriety test and was booked on suspicion of DUI, the Associated Press reports.
Officer Harris said the R&B singer was pulled over after an officer saw him talking on his cellphone without a hands-free unit and noticed he appeared to be impaired.
Los Angeles police said Mr. Brown was released from jail on his own recognizance shortly before 2 p.m.
The 43-year-old is the exhusband of the late Whitney Houston and a founding member of