R Kelly Turned Himself In To Police On Sexual Abuse Charges
The shocking allegations of R Kelly's sexual abuse on many woman and young girls has been at the forefront of media attention lately due to the expose documentary, Surviving R Kelly.
Now it looks like his victims might just get some justice as the 52-year-old R&B singer has turned himself into police after being formally charged with a number of criminal sexual counts.
Singer R. Kelly surrenders to Chicago police after being charged with 10 counts of felony criminal sexual abuse. pic.twitter.com/uZj72RjUsE— ABC News (@ABC) February 23, 2019
TMZ has obtained court documents that show that R Kelly is up against 10 counts of aggravated sexual abuse to four different women aged between 13 and 17-years-old, in which the singer could face a maximum of seven years in prison for each count.
It's also been reported that a sex tape involving a 14-year-old girl has been handed over to the prosecuting legal team.
The stars bail has been set at $1million USD, but will only have to post $100,000 to secure his release.
He has been ordered to surrender his passport and to have no contact with anyone under the age of 18.