Singer/Song writer, R. Kelly was arrested while walking his dog on Thursday, July, 11, 2019 in Chicago on charges based on a 13-count indictment returned in the Northern District of Illinois. The charges include child porn, enticement of a minor and obstruction of justice.
There is also a five count federal indictment from New York City where R. Kelly is charged with varies crimes, including sex trafficking, racketeering, and forced labor.
Federal prosecutors say R. Kelly is a significant flight risk and should remain behind bars until his bail hearing.
Malcom X. Bowser is a writer, curator, and founder of Urban X.