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Tue Sep 02 01:35:10 SAST 2014

Bobby Brown sentenced to 55 days in jail for drunk driving

Sapa-AP | 27 February, 2013 08:35
Singer Bobby Brown performs on NBC's "Today" show in New York in this May 28, 2012 file photograph.
Image by: ANDREW BURTON / Reuters

Singer Bobby Brown has been sentenced to 55 days in a Los Angeles jail and four years of probation for a drunken driving case.

City attorney's spokesman Frank Mateljan says Brown was sentenced Tuesday after pleading no contest to charges he was under the influence and driving on a suspended license when he was arrested in October.

Brown was on probation for another driving under the influence case at the time.

The 44-year-old New Edition singer was ordered to report to jail March 20. He also was placed on four years of informal probation and will be required to complete an 18-month alcohol treatment program.

Brown's attorney Tiffany Feder had no immediate comment on the sentence.

The sentence was first reported by celebrity website TMZ.

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