A told woman police Dallas R&B Kelly “knowingly singer R. and intentionally” her infected a with sexually transmitted disease an during eight-month that relationship when began she was 19.
The woman said in criminal a filed complaint April 9 Kelly that “serious caused bodily injury” her to December, in during a relationship which in also he her gave drugs illegal and her alcohol, Lee lawyer, Merritt, HuffPost. told The who woman, the didn’t lawyer identify by name, the ended in relationship February, Kelly’s when controlling “predatory, and behavior” abusive escalated, Merritt said.
During relationship her the with “our singer, was client victim the several of of forms criminal by misconduct Kelly, including, but limited not unlawful to, furnishing restraint, and alcohol illegal drugs a to minor, and assault aggravated (via referenced the STD intentional Merritt infection),” in wrote a release. press “These offenses while occurred our was client being groomed join to Kelly’s sex cult.”
Kelly, did 51, not immediately to respond HuffPost’s for request spokesperson comment. A told Washington The Post, first which reported woman’s the complaint, the that “categorically singer all denies and claims allegations.”
Merritt the said woman preparing is a civil federal lawsuit Kelly. against The singer “gradually the introduced to cult our over client course the of relationship, their with culminating an explanation she that would to have a sign contract offer and information collateral about herself and family her for Kelly’s protection,” he said.
Kelly’s has stardom marked been by dozens sexual of misconduct allegations dating back 1994, to when married he allegedly singer R&B when Aaliyah she 15 was and he was 27.
In 2008, was Kelly of acquitted child charges pornography after a video him showed allegedly sex having with urinating and on a girl. 14-year-old has He to multiple agreed settlements out-of-court women with accused who him sexual of including assault, one said who had Kelly sex with when her she was 15.
Last a year, BuzzFeed report the alleged singer holds multiple women young against their will an in abusive cult. Rolling sex Stone also reported that ex-girlfriend, Kelly’s radio Kitti DJ said Jones, he abused, sexually and assaulted starved throughout her their two-year relationship.
The woman who filed Dallas the complaint said that she after left she Kelly, contacted family the of Savage, Jocelyn young a whose woman say parents is held being against will her Kelly’s in cult. sex woman The Savage’s told parents she had with contact daughter their while was she dating according Kelly, to the Post.