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Chris Brown Is Facing a Possible Year in Jail for Illegally Owning a Pet Monkey

Chris Brown Is Facing a Possible Year in Jail for Illegally Owning a Pet Monkey

Chris Brown may go to jail for having a pet monkey.

The 29-year-old “Loyal” superstar was charged with two criminal counts of having a restricted species, a capuchin monkey, without a permit, and both of those counts carry a maximum sentence of six months in prison according to TMZ.

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The Los Angeles City Attorney’s office is now taking Chris to court in February, and the California Department of Fish and Wildlife is investigation the situation. The department also obtained a search warrant and visited his home earlier in the year.

Chris first revealed the monkey in an Instagram video in December of 2017.

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