For the first time ever, hit with legal charges. In another dose of bad news, the troubled singer was charged Friday September 21st with misdemeanor counts of hit and run and driving without a valid license, stemmed from an August 6th accident during which she smashed her car into another in a parking lot in the San Fernando Valley without leaving a note for the driver of the other vehicle or filing a police report.
Spears was videotaped by paparazzi crashing the black Mercedes she was driving into a parked silver Mercedes-Benz as she tried to turn into a spot in a Studio City parking lot. Soon after got her car parked, she got out and examined it, yet ignored the one she hit. She's then videotaped walking away.