Chris Brown ‘arrested seconds after closing’ Florida concert on outstanding warrant

Chris Brown reportedly arrested after Florida concert

Chris Brown reportedly arrested after Florida concert

According to local news affiliate WPTV, the warrant was for felony battery and was issued by the Hillsborough County Sheriff's office.

Singer Chris Brown was arrested Thursday night in Florida, where he was performing as part of a nationwide tour.

The singer is said to have been arrested for an outstanding warrant in a nearby county but it's unclear as to what the warrant pertains to.

Brown was taken into custody Thursday night following his performance at the Coral Sky Amphitheatre. It declined to provide additional details on what the warrant was for, but said Brown was booked and released about an hour later -- after he posted bail. Officers, who waited for Brown to finish his set, arrested him immediately after, and escorted him into a cruiser, according to reports.

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Following his release he posted a photo of himself on stage with the caption: "What's New?"

Before the show Chris appeared to be in high spirits, tweeting out to his fans: 'WEST PALM BEACH TONIGHT!

The singer has several convictions for violence, including a 2009 assault on his then-girlfriend Rihanna.

ET has reached out to Brown's attorney and rep for comment.

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