R. Kelly attacked in federal detention, says lawyer

The attorney for R. Kelly reported Thursday the R&B singer, who is awaiting trial on youngster pornography and other expenses, was assaulted by a fellow detainee at the Metropolitan Correctional Middle in Chicago.

Steve Greenberg revealed in a tweet that he figured out of the attack on his shopper Wednesday. Greenberg claims he has received conflicting details on the extent of Kelly’s accidents.

“We have not been supplied any details from the jail, nor has Mr. Kelly referred to as,” Greenberg wrote.

“We are hopeful that he was not severely hurt.”

A spokespersonĀ for the U.S. Federal Bureau of Prisons, citing privacy and safety reasons, would not validate or deny Greenberg’s report of the attack on Kelly.

Kelly, fifty three, faces quite a few dozen counts of point out and federal sexual misconduct expenses in Illinois, Minnesota and New York, from sexual assault to heading a racketeering scheme aimed at giving him with girls. The Grammy Award profitable singer has denied at any time abusing everyone.