Over the course of the past two years, we’ve witnessed the downfalls of many powerful men in th enterntainment industry.
But at times, it’s seemed that for every Harvey Weinstein — a wealthy and influential predator finally brought to justice — there was at least one R. Kelly — a predator who’s ability to evade justice has been a source of torment for his dozens of alleged victims.
Now, however, after dedades of frustration, it looks as though investigators might finally be on the verge of bringing the scandalous singer to justice.
Multiple media outlets have now confirmed that Kelly was arrested at his home in Chicago on Thursday night.
Sources say NYPD detectives and Homeland Security agents apprehended Kelly in connection with a thirteen-count indictment, which includes charges related to child pornography and obstruction of justice.
A separate five-count indictment from the Eastern District of New York in Brooklyn that charges him with racketeering and human trafficking.
Insiders close to the investigation confirm that Kelly was taken into custody around 7 pm on Thursday night and will be brought to New York City to stand trial.
The arrest is just the latest in a long line of legal entanglements for Kelly, who has been …read more
Source:: The Hollywood Gossip