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Jordan Strauss / Invision/AP 1 / 11

Police in Los Angeles have launched a probe into allegations singer Chris Brown has been bombarded with death threats.

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The R&B star's attorney Mark Geragos turned to authorities after receiving a number of menacing phone calls at his Los Angeles office targeting Brown, according to

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Geragos contacted police and filed a report, prompting detectives at the Los Angeles Police Department to open an official investigation into the allegations.

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