- A 25-year-old woman is has accused Brown of raping her at a five-star Paris hotel
- Police officials said he had been arrested in Paris on Monday after a complaint
- Two other people were detained with one said to be the singer’s bodyguard
American R&B singer Chris Brown has been arrested in Paris on suspicion of rape.
A 25-year-old woman has accused Brown of raping her on the evening of January 15 at a five-star hotel in the French capital.
Brown and two other people – one of whom is believed to be his bodyguard – are in custody in Paris today as police investigate allegations of sexual assault and ‘drug infractions’.
He is alleged to have met the woman at a nightclub near the Champs-Elysees and taken her back to the Mandarin Oriental hotel, where he is accused of having attacked her.
A source close to the case claimed today that ‘a number of the suspects were carrying cocaine, which police found at the hotel after responding to a complaint.’
Brown with his girlfriend Ammika Harris at Paris nightclub Cirque Bonheur on Saturday night
Singer Chris Brown is pictured in Paris on January 16, the morning after he allegedly raped a 25-year-old woman at a hotel. He is seen meeting people unconnected to the alleged attack. Police sources said he had been arrested yesterday