By Kimberely Scott, WJBF Anchor/News at 10 on the CW Anchor - email
Augusta, GA -
Justin Bieber is in trouble again. This time, the pop singer was arrested for allegedly drag racing in miami. Brandi Hitt has the latest.
Judge "The total bond would be $2,500..."
JUSTIN BIEBER -- BUSTED. WEARING AN ORANGE JUMPSUIT... THE 19 YEAR OLD POP STAR APPEARED BEFORE A JUDGE... HOURS AFTER HIS ARREST THURSDAY MORNING.
((TMZ Footage))....."THE BIEBS" IS ACCUSED OF DRAG RACING IN THIS T-M-Z VIDEO... AND CHARGED WITH DRIVING UNDER THE INFLUENCE IN A RENTED YELLOW LAMBORGHINI.
Ray Martinez, Miami Beach Police Department "Mr. Bieber made some statements that he had consumed some alcohol... that he had been smoking marijuana... and had consumed some prescription medication." 10
THE SINGER WAS ALSO CHARGED WITH RESISTING ARREST WITHOUT VIOLENCE... AND HAVING AN EXPIRED LICENSE.
POLICE SAY TWO S-U-V's STOPPED TRAFFIC... SO BIEBER'S LAMBORGHINI AND A RED FERRARI COULD RACE...
... AT AN "APPROXIMATE SPEED OF 55-60 (MPH) MILES PER HOUR"... ACCORDING TO THE POLICE REPORT.
THE SPEED LIMIT ON THIS RESIDENTIAL STREET... IS JUST 30.
THIS ISN'T THE FIRST TIME... THE SINGER HAS BEEN IN TROUBLE. SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA DETECTIVES HAVE ALSO LAUNCHED A FELONY INVESTIGATION... AFTER BIEBER'S NEIGHBOR ACCUSED HIM OF EGGING HIS HOUSE -- WHICH T-M-Z SAYS WAS CAPTURED ON THIS VIDEO...
(Thursday TMZ Footage) // "I see you! // I got another one for you (inaudible)! // Yeah. Come right over here you (bleep). Call the cops." 5
ONE OF BIEBER'S FRIENDS WAS ALSO ARRESTED AT HIS HOME ON A NARCOTICS CHARGE.
Lesley Messer, ABC News Entertainment Editor, "It will be a wake-up call for him. This is a kid with a lot of money... very few people ever say no to him... and in some ways it seems he looks at himself as invincible."
AFTER SEVERAL HOURS BEHIND BARS... BIEBER WAVED TO HIS FANS... AS HE WAS RELEASED FROM POLICE CUSTODY.
JUSTIN BIEBER COULD FACE UP TO SIX MONTHS IN JAIL. BUT BECAUSE THIS IS HIS *FIRST* OFFENSE... HE'LL LIKELY BE PLACED ON PROBATION. BRANDI HITT -- ABC NEWS -- LOS ANGELES.