Agents from the department of Homeland Security and NYPD detectives reportedly arrested R. Kelly Thursday (July 11) on federal sex trafficking charges, NBC New York reports. The 52-year-old singer was apprehended in Chicago and is expected to be transported to New York.

Kelly’s latest arrest stems from a 13-count indictment which includes child porn charges and obstruction of justice, TMZ reports. Kelly’s lawyer, Steve Greenberg, confirmed his arrest with the Chicago Sun-Times. Authorities will reportedly reveal more details sometime Friday (July 12).
-Vibe

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