Chicago, IL – Things simply continue to grow darker for R. Kelly. Following his arrest on Wednesday (March 6) for unpaid baby assist, the embattled R&B star is now dealing with extra sexual abuse allegations.
According to CBS 2 Chicago, Kelly is below investigation for allegedly having intercourse with a 13-year-old Detroit lady almost 20 years in the past. Their sexual relationship reportedly continued over the following few years and she or he contracted herpes at 17. The lady, now 30, believes the sexually transmitted illness got here from Kelly.
Detroit detectives are at present trying into allegations Kelly “engaged in sexual activity at an undisclosed resort” in 2001.
CBS 2 Investigator Brad Edwards was informed Kelly and the alleged sufferer had their preliminary sexual encounter on the Detroit resort on December 30, 2001. The lady additionally informed Edwards they’d intercourse at a Detroit recording studio just a few weeks later. She then visited Kelly at his Atlanta residence for a four-year interval and in some unspecified time in the future contracted the illness.
Detroit Police Chief James Craig informed Edwards, “We are eagerly ready to talk to the alleged sufferer.”
It’s potential the case can be referred to the Wayne County prosecutor.
BREAKING: "We are eagerly ready to talk to the alleged sufferer," Detroit Police Chief James Craig simply informed me.
— Brad Edwards (@tvbrad) March 7, 2019
Kelly is buried in quite a few sexual abuse allegations, which have been introduced into the limelight after Lifetime aired its damning Surviving R. Kelly collection.
Late final month, he was arrested on 10 counts of legal sexual abuse and was ultimately capable of submit a $100,000 bond to get out of jail.
Earlier this week, CBS This Morning ran an explosive interview with Kelly, who vehemently denied any wrongdoing. In reality, he insisted this was nothing greater than a smear marketing campaign towards him.
The Chi-Town native pleaded not responsible on all 10 counts. He at present sits behind bars on the Cook County Jail till he’s capable of provide you with the $161,633 he reportedly owes in again baby assist.