Renowned R&B star, Chris Brown has allegedly hit a woman after a row in Los Angeles and has been accused of the act.

A spokesman for the Los Angeles Police Department said, the American artiste, allegedly struck the woman on Friday 18 June.

As at at 7.30am local time, Officers were called to an area in the San Fernando Valley, southern California.

LA city’s attorney’s office will now consider whether to bring any charges after a crime report for battery has been completed.

Part of the reports form the spokesman is that the US singer wasn’t present when police arrived at the scene.

From investigations so far, he also said, “The victim advised that she and the suspect argued and the suspect struck her.”

Meanwhile, more information are unfolding as Chris Brown’s representatives have not yet responded to Newsbeat’s request for comment.