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R.Kelly Charged With 10 Counts Of Aggravated Criminal Sexual Abuse

Feb. 22 2019, Updated 6:27 p.m. ET

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Rapper R.Kelly has been charged with 10 counts of aggravated criminal sexual abuse in CooksCounty, Illinois on Friday, February 22. According to the Chicago Sun-Times the police have issued a warrant out for the 52-year-old's arrest.

A source told the publication that prosecutors went before a judge Friday afternoon to sign off on the warrant.

Records indicated that his court date is listed for March 8. The "Ignition" singer's lawyer Steven Greenberg denies any wrongdoing on the part of his client.

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The R&B star has faced many accusations over the years regarding sexual abuse. Most recently, on February 14, Cook County prosecutors reportedly got a hold of a 45-minute videotape that is said to show him performing sex acts with a 14-year-old girl.

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