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R Kelly was arrested for child pornography charges


Zubair Yaqoob
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Singer R Kelly is arrested on child pornography and other allegations, in a recent criminal investigation into the R & B star.

R Kelly, 52, or his real name, Robert Kelly, was arrested by federal agent in Chicago late Thursday, the US media reported.

The federal prosecutor issued 13 prosecution on it, including seducing minors and preventing justice.

Kelly is alleged to have committed a violation since decades ago, especially involving underage girls.

Robert Kelly was released in a child pornography trial a decade ago, and has many loyal fans and continues the show.

Toward Thursday’s arrest, Kelly was bailed in several accusations in Chicago, including five counts of sexual assault.

If convicted of the most serious allegations in the case, Kelly faces a mandatory sentence of six to 30 years in prison for every charge.

Thursday’s arrests marks the second time this year Kelly has been taken into custody in Chicago for alleged sex crimes. In February he was arrested on 10 counts of aggravated criminal sexual abuse.

According to Cook County State’s Attorney Kim Foxx, Kelly is accused of forcing oral penetration with two underage victims, one from 1998 until 2001, and another from 2009 to 2010.

Kelly is also charged with forced sexual penetration with another underage victim from 1998 until 1999, and with threatening and forcing himself on another victim by ejaculating on her in 2003.

In May, prosecutors added 11 additional counts of sexual assault and abuse. Thew new charges are related to one of four alleged victims from the February indictment, according got his attorney Steve Greenberg.

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