R. Kelly was hit with 11 additional sexual abuse charges on Thursday (May 30).
The singer has been charged in Chicago with aggravated criminal sex assault, criminal sex assault, and aggravated criminal sex abuse, among others.
According to CBS Chicago, Kelly’s alleged victims are between the ages of 13 and 16, and the four aggravated criminal sex assault charges are Class X felonies, which are punishable by a mandatory minimum of six years in prison.
R. Kelly has been charged with 11 new counts related to aggravated criminal sex assault, criminal sex assault & aggravated criminal sex abuse of a victim between the ages of 13 and 16, according to court records @cbschicago pic.twitter.com/IqrszANbSK
— Megan Hickey (@MeganHickeyTV) May 30, 2019
Kelly is scheduled to appear in court to answer to these allegations on June 6th.