A longtime friend Kelly offered, therefore, an alleged victim $ 500,000 to keep from cooperating with the investigators. "Today, the men accused have allegedly shown that there are no limits, to protect Kelly from the consequences of his alleged actions – even if that would mean that his Accusers are the Victims again," said one of the investigators on Wednesday in New York.
The former music Superstar R. Kelly (53, "I Believe I Can Fly") sitting since last summer in Chicago, in custody. There, as well as in New York and Minnesota long indictments are against him – among other things because of sexual abuse of minors. The musicians protested his innocence and has pleaded several times not guilty. The processes have been postponed due to the Corona-crisis in the autumn. Multiple requests for early release have been rejected.Updated Date: 12 August 2020, 15:19