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R. Kelly charged with 10 counts of aggravated criminal sexual abuse

He could be headed to prison

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R. Kelly has officially been charged with 10 counts of aggravated criminal sexual abuse.

The R&B star has been under investigation after documentary series Surviving R. Kelly alleged sexual and emotional abuse.

The singer has been charged in Chicago and is a class 2 felony in Illinois, with each charge carrying a max sentence of 3 to 7 years in prison.

A grand jury had come together last week to investigate an alleged sex tape with R. Kelly and a minor.

TMZ report that two women testified for the grand jury over the last week, with one woman also giving physical evidence.

Prosecutors will reportedly appear before a judge today seeking an arrest warrant for Kelly.