Full details of his arrest were not immediately available,
but a Miami Beach police official told reporters the 19-year-old
singer showed signs of being under the influence of drugs or
Police did not immediately return calls for comment.
The Miami Herald said the "Boyfriend" singer also made news
earlier in his trip to South Florida, where he was reported to
have spent tens of thousands of dollars at a strip club.
The police department in the Florida city of Opa-locka said it
was investigating the actions of officers who gave Bieber and
his entourage an unauthorized escort through traffic after they
landed at a local airport.
The headlines about Bieber's personal life are the latest in a
string of incidents that have overshadowed his music career in
the last year as the Canadian star who shot to fame at age 15
transitions to adulthood.
Earlier this month, detectives in California raided Bieber's
home after he was accused of pelting a neighbor's house with
(Reporting by Zachary Fagenson;
writing by Colleen Jenkins; editing by Scott Malone and Stephen
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