Chris Brown Arrested for Violating Probation

PHOTO: Recording artist Chris Brown appears in Los Angeles Superior Court on Feb. 28, 2014 in Los Angeles, Calif.
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Chris Brown has been arrested, ABC News has confirmed.

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According to KABC, the singer, 24, was taken into custody for violating his probation stemming from the 2009 assault charge against singer, Rihanna.

A representative for Brown had no comment on the arrest.

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Brown had been ordered to spend time in an anger-management program for a few months, pending the verdict of a concurrent though unrelated legal issue in Washington, D.C.

Last October, Brown and his bodyguard were accused of assaulting a man in the wee hours of the morning outside of a local nightclub.

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According to a police report, Brown hurled a homophobic slur at a man before saying, "I feel like boxing," and punching him.

Brown has pleaded not guilty and the charges were reduced to a misdemeanor at a previous hearing.