R. Kelly Arrested In Chicago Following Federal Indictments for Child Pornography

Nicole Rojas
Jul 13, 2019 - 5:00
R. Kelly Arrested In Chicago Following Federal Indictments for Child Pornography

R. Kelly, who already faces indictments on state charges for aggravated sexual assault and abuse, was arrested July 11 on federal child pornography charges. The controversial R&B singer now faces federal charges in two states: Illinois and New York. Kelly, 52, was indicted on 13 new charges in Chicago, including enticement of a minor, obstruction of justice, and child pornography, according to Joseph D. Fitzpatrick, an Assistant United States Attorney for the Northern District of Illinois. He is being held at Chicago Metropolitan Correctional Center, according to the Federal Bureau of Prisons. On July 12, federal prosecutors in New York...

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