Los Angeles police detectives are investigating allegations from a woman who claims
"He has been accused of attempted robbery,"
The woman said Bieber grabbed the phone because he thought she was taking pictures of him at the San Fernando Valley course, police reported. Bieber was not accused of keeping the phone, authorities said.
The woman told officers in the Police Department's Devonshire Division that the incident took place Monday around 10:30 p.m.
Bieber has had a series of run-ins with law enforcement authorities this year.
The egging in the 25000 block of Prado Del Grandioso was considered a possible felony because damage totaled $20,000, authorities said.
Through his attorney, Bieber denied any wrongdoing in the matter.
Bieber was arrested in Florida on Jan. 23 and later charged with misdemeanor driving under the influence, resisting arrest and driving without a license.