Singer R. Kelly arrested on 13 counts of sex offenses

The singer has publicly declared his innocence

The singer has publicly declared his innocence

  |  Kamil Krzaczynski/Reuters

The interpreter for "I Believe I Can Fly" had already been arrested in February this year. Several of the alleged victims of the singer have brought their cases to the public.

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - American musician R. Kelly was arrested Thursday in Chicago on charges of sex crimes.

NBC News said that the investigating police and the US Department of Homeland Security detained the singer, who is now expected to be taken to New York.

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