The indictment against the American singer R. Kelly has been expanded with several victims. He allegedly abused a 17-year-old boy in 2006.
American R&B singer R. Kelly is now also suspected of abusing an underage boy. In addition, he also asked a woman to arrange child pornography for him. American media reported this on Sunday , based on documents submitted to the court.
The charges against Kelly, who is suspected of abusing multiple underage girls, have been expanded to include multiple victims and new evidence.
The singer is said to have met a 17-year-old boy in 2006 and then had sex with him. He also forced him to have sex with other women, including a minor. The singer then filmed it, for his own convenience but also to blackmail the victims.
Furthermore, according to prosecutors, it appears that Kelly physically abused and threatened his victims. Kelly has been in jail for two years pending his trial, which begins on August 9 in New York. If convicted, he could face decades in prison. Kelly himself claims to be innocent.