Bobby Brown Arrested for DUI

Sheila Marikar
ABC News Blogs

Bobby Brown was arrested in today on suspicion of driving under the influence after police pulled him over for driving while talking on a cell phone.

He was arrested in Los Angeles at 12:20 p.m. PT and booked in Van Nuys Jail, according to authorities. The Los Angeles Police Department said that the R&B star was released on his own recognizance Monday afternoon.

Brown has previously been convicted for driving under the influence. He was also arrested for misdemeanor battery against his late ex-wife, Whitney Houston, in 2003.