This alleged incident took place in January 2010 when the victim was under the age of 18.
The 52-year old singer R. Kelly, former manager Derrel McDavid and employee Milton “June” Brown has been arrested in Chicago on new federal sex crimes that include child porn and obstruction of justice.
This arrest comes months after Kelly was charged in Illinois for 11-felony counts of sexual abuse.
Acccording to NBC 4 New york, A 13-count indictment was handed down earlier Thursday in federal court for the Northern District of Illinois and includes charges of child pornography, enticement of a minor and obstruction of justice, U.S. attorney spokesman Joseph Fitzpatrick. There are separate federal indictments filed in both Chicago and Brooklyn, according to a senior law enforcement official, and a court apperance in Chicago could come later Friday.
More details on the case are expected to be announced Friday in federal court for the Eastern District of New York.
Back in June Kelly plead not guilty to eleven felonies that were related to sexual assault and other types of abuse in Illinois.