US singer Chris Brown may face jail for not having a allow to personal his pet capuchin monkey.
California’s wildlife division seized the primate – named Fiji – from the star’s Los Angeles residence after a video he posted on Instagram of his three-year-old daughter cuddling it drew half-a-dozen calls from involved followers.
Brown was not residence when brokers executed a search warrant on 2 January, however workers handed the animal over and he has since agreed to cooperate, in accordance with the division’s Captain Patrick Foy.
He might now face a misdemeanour cost, which carries a possible six-month jail sentence.
He beforehand served time in jail after flouting the phrases of a probation order positioned on him following a combat in Washington in October 2013.
In the meantime Fiji – whose species is well-versed on this planet of leisure by means of notable appearances in Pirates of the Caribbean and the sitcom Buddies – is being saved at an undisclosed facility.
Representatives for Brown haven’t responded to requests for remark.