R. Kelly charged in Cook County with aggravated criminal sexual abuse, sources say
CHICAGO — R&B singer R Kelly has been charged with aggravated criminal sexual abuse in Cook County Friday morning, sources tell WGN.
Aggravated Criminal Sexual Abuse is a class 2 felony, punishable by 3-7 years but also can be probationable.
Shortly after news of Kelly’s charges came in, attorney Michael Avenatti tweeted Friday afternoon, “it’s over.
This is a developing story. Check back for details.