R&B Singer R. Kelly Faces New Charges for Sex Crimes

R&B singer R. Kelly was arrested in Chicago on additional federal sex crime charges.

The singer was arrested yesterday evening while walking his dog.

The New York Police Department, Homeland Security Investigations, and other federal agencies assisted with the arrest.

Kelly faces a 13-count indictment in the northern district of Illinois.

He is also charged with sex trafficking in New York, trying to influence a case in Atlanta, Georgia, and a child pornography charge.

A press conference on the arrest will take place Friday morning in Atlanta.