R. Kelly is in custody once again.
The singer, who was out on bail and awaiting trial for sex abuse charges in Chicago, was arrested again on Thursday on a 13-count federal grand jury indictment, per the Associated Press.
“The counts include child porn, enticement of a minor and obstruction of justice,” Joseph Fitzpatrick, the U.S. Attorney's spokesperson, said.
It's worth noting that federal charges are different from the state charges R. Kelly is currently facing in Chicago. Federal charges can relate to crimes that occur on federal property, or in multiple states, and in many cases the penalties for being found guilty can be more severe. Read more…