The Grammy Award-winning singer was detained Monday on potential charges of aggravated rape and drug infractions and remained in custody Tuesday, a judicial official said.
Chris Brown has been arrested after news broke of a rape allegation brought against him in Paris.
Brown's publicists at Sony Music would not immediately comment.
He infamously pleaded guilty to assaulting former girlfriend Rihanna in 2009, and just previous year, model Liziane Gutierrez claimed he punched her in the face at a Las Vegas party.
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According to AP, the alleged victim said she met Brown and his friends at the club Le Crystal in the 17th arrondissement of northwestern Paris. He completed his probation in that case in 2015, but has continued to have run-ins with police.
Brown was detained on Monday and remains in custody, according to authorities. Neither is authorized to be publicly named discussing the investigation. He is facing a third-degree felony of battery in Tampa, Florida.
Chris Brown has again landed himself in trouble with the law after being accused of rape in Paris. Brown waived his appearance at a Thursday court hearing in Hillsborough County, and, at the time, it didn't appear the state was willing to offer a deal.
This story is developing.