Another R. Kelly sexual assault claim investigated by Chicago police: report


CHICAGO, ILLINOIS – FEBRUARY 25: R&B singer R. Kelly leaves the Cook County jail after posting $100 thousand bond on February 25, 2019 in Chicago, Illinois. Kelly was being held after turning himself in to face ten counts of aggravated sexual abuse. (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)

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CHICAGO — R. Kelly will not face charges in a sexual assault claim dating back to 2008.

According to the Chicago Sun-Times, Chicago police investigated but could not file charges because the accusation happened outside the statute of limitations.

The accuser said the assault happened less than three weeks after Kelly was acquitted of child pornography charges in 2008.

Kelly does face 10 counts of criminal sexual abuse related to other cases.

The singer is out on bond, but is preparing to ask a judge to allow him to travel to Dubai due to previously scheduled concerts.


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