Chris Brown to sue for defamation
Written by adebanke adekoya on February 12, 2019
U.S. singer Chris Brown, who was arrested in Paris on Monday with two other persons on suspicion of rape, has been released from police custody, the French prosecutor’s office said The police are still investigating the case, the French prosecutor’s office added.
The arrests were first reported by Closer magazine, which said Brown, his bodyguard and a friend were detained after a 24-year-old woman alleged she was raped at the singer’s suite at the Mandarin Oriental hotel on the night of Jan. 15.
The woman said she had met the men at a Paris nightclub earlier in the evening, according to the magazine. Brown has denied the allegations and has been released without any charges.
Chris Brown said he would take legal action against his alleged rape victim over defamation of character.
Brown and two others were recently arrested and detained by the Police in France for allegedly raping a 24-year-old woman in his hotel room in Paris on the night of January 15.
The singer issued a statement on his Instagram account on Tuesday denying the accusation.
“I wanna make it perfectly clear. This is false and a whole lot of CAP!,” he wrote in the all-caps message. “For my daughter and my family, this is so disrespectful and is against my character and morals!!!!” he wrote