R&B singer Lyfe Jennings was arrested earlier today in for allegedly firing a gun then speeding away from police. The singer, born Chester Jennings, also refused to take a field sobriety test.

According to TMZ.com, Georgia police were responding to gunshots allegedly fired by Jennings. The singer then fled the scene and was chased by authorities before crashing. He was apprehended and charged with felony weapon possession by a convicted felon. Jennings also faces other charges including attempting to elude officers, discharging a firearm near a highway, and refusing to take a sobriety test.

In 1992 he was convicted of arson and served 10 years in prison. Upon his release he recorded his first album 'Lyfe 268-192' named after his prison identification number. His current album 'Lyfe Change' is in stores now.

Stars Behaving Badly

    Singer Lily Allen picked a fight with a girl that was passing by and threw a punch. London, UK

    Gotcha Images, Splash News

    Lily Allen appears to be so drunk, she is carried by half the security team sy Glamour Women Of The Year Awards held at Berkeley Square Gardens - DeparturesLondon, England - 03.06.08

    Will Alexander, WENN

    Amy Winehouse spits her chewing gum into the crowd during her performance at Glastonbury Festival 2008 Somerset, England - 28.06.08


    Amy Winehouse walked to Proud gallery bar in Camden with a male pal but on the way took another swing at her security and slumped on the floor. She burst into tears after pushing her security away.

    Splash News

    Cameron Diaz and Justin Timberlake together in the Hollywood Hills are happy as always to see photographers. Sept 18, 1006


    Courtney Love flashes David Letterman while standing on his desk during the taping of "The Late Show with David Letterman," Wednesday, March 17, 2004, in New York.

    J.P. Filo, CBS / AP Photo

    Courtney Love

    Chris Polk, FilmMagic

    Britney Spears gets crazy after trying to see her kids at Kevin Federline's place in Tarzana. Britney took an umbrella and hit an empty car. Feb 21, 2007

    AlphaX / X17online.com

    Britney Spears gets crazy after trying to see her kids at Kevin Federline's place in Tarzana. Britney took an umbrella and hit an empty car. Feb 21, 2007

    AlphaX / X17online.com

    Lindsay Lohan playing with knife during party.


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