Singer Kelis was arrested early today (02MAR07) in Miami Beach, Florida after allegedly screaming racial obscenities at two female police officers.
The officers were working undercover posing as prostitutes in South Beach when they say Kelis started screaming racial slurs at them.
According to entertainment website TMZ.com, the singer continued yelling at the women and rushed toward them and had to be restrained by friends.
According to a police report, her "actions caused people walking by to stop and form a crowd.
"The sidewalk was blocked by the disturbance, causing people to walk in the street and causing traffic to stop."
The MILKSHAKE singer, who is married to rapper Nas, was charged with two misdemeanour charges of disorderly conduct and for resisting arrest.