Musician Patrick Stump performs on NBC's Today show in New York May 22, 2009. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson

Fall Out Boy singer Patrick Stump was arrested in Los Angeles for driving without a license, authorities said on Wednesday.

Stump, who plays in the band with bassist and vocalist Pete Wentz, was arrested shortly before midnight on Tuesday in a tourist-heavy section of Hollywood and sent to jail, the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department said. He was released after posting bail of $15,000.

Fall Out Boy won Best Group at the 2007 MTV Video Music Awards in 2007.