Singer R. Kelly has been arrested late Thursday night in Chicago in a joint operation by NYPD and the Department of Homeland Security on Federal Sex Trafficking charges.
The 52-year-Old Kelly was arrested by NYPD detectives and federal agents from DHS.
The following is from NBC Channel 4 out of New York:
Attempts to contact a spokesperson and legal team for R. Kelly were not immediately successful. Drea Kelly, the singer’s ex-wife, had no comment following the arrest, her rep said.
This is a developing story we will keep you posted.