Robert Sylvester Kelly also known as R Kelly pleads to be freed from jail, he claims he has proves of his health problems and that he is vulnerable to Covid-19 in jail.
R Kelly is currently held at the Chicago Metropolitan Correctional Centre where he is awaiting trial for Racketeering, Sexual Misconduct and other charges. The singer lawyer said he has filled a document to the prison showing that the singer has a medical history of diabetes, that he is capable of contracting the Covid-19 virus inside the prison.
In the singer’s medical history, it was revealed by his lawyer Steven Greenberg that he has high cholesterol and high blood pressure.
His arrest took place on 11th of July 2019, he was arrested on a federal charges alleging sex crime and obstruction of justice. The total count charge he is to face is a total of 18, ranging from Child pornography, Kidnapping, Forced Labour, and many more.
The Grammy Award winner who won American Music Award twice, BET Award once, Grammy Awards three time, is hopeful he will be out soon.