R. Kelly charged in Cook County with aggravated criminal sexual abuse, sources say

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R. Kelly performs during The Buffet Tour at Allstate Arena on May 7, 2016 in Chicago, Illinois. (Photo by Daniel Boczarski/Getty Images)

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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.

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