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She was then taken to Cedars-Sinai Medical Center for treatment and Brown later turned himself in to the LAPD and was charged with making a criminal threat. Since the incident, sources have come forward alleging that this may not have been the first time Brown abused Rihanna.A source identified as a friend of Rihanna’s described the pair’s relationship as “volatile” to US Weekly and added that bruises were clearly visible on the singer’s neck in early December.
She said Brown lied about the message and that she would not let him off the hook. The pair left a pre-Grammy party and soon found themselves arguing in a residential district in Brown's rented Lamborghini. "So there was no way of me getting home, except for, my next option was to get out of the car and walk. So I really don't know what my plan was." Rihanna briefly reunited with Brown in Miami approximately a month following the assault.The singer said her father even broke her mother's nose.Rihanna painted the picture of her and Brown's early days together as filled with happiness.Brown was raised surrounded by domestic violence; his stepfather allegedly abused his mother.Ironically, in 2006, Brown told MTV the abuse was “an influence in me about how to treat a woman.” He also stated, “I used to always feel the hate for anybody that disrespected a lady.” Brown and Rihanna reportedly began fighting in Brown’s rented Lamborghini when Brown received a text message from another woman after leaving Clive Davis’ pre-Grammy party late Saturday [via New York Daily News]. A.’s Hancock Park neighborhood and an upset Rihanna is said to have tossed the keys out the window."Never." The singer said her father was severely abusive to her mother in the past and hit her "numerous" times.
She said she would unsuccessfully try to break up their fights, attempting to distract the pair by breaking glasses and dishes in the kitchen.
She said she still has feelings for Brown and wants him to be successful, but she seems to be struggling to comprehend her emotions, calling it an annoyance to still feel connected to him.
She told Sawyer she was unsure if she could ever reunite with him. "I don't have a desire at all to be with him," she added. But I'm not God, so I can't predict the future." She went on to add that there's nothing she wants to hear from Brown at the moment.
"It escalated into him being violent toward me, and it was ugly," she said, clearing her throat. She said she wanted to protect Brown, as fans were turning against him. She said she didn't, but she actually resented him.
Rihanna confirmed to Sawyer information previously detailed in the police report. She said she was also choked, but not to the point of near unconsciousness, although she said she did have trouble breathing. But Rihanna was conflicted even as she attempted to reassure Brown. According to her, this was the point where she realized she had to end their relationship. Michelle Callahan told MTV News it's important for victims to get to the point where they must recognize it's time to leave.
"I can't answer that question right now, 'cause you never know what the future holds," she explained. Brown issued a statement to MTV News prior to Rihanna's interview wishing her the best.