A person who mentioned he was cleansing out an outdated videotape assortment discovered what he thought was a recording of R&B singer R. Kelly in live performance, however as an alternative turned out to point out a person who gave the impression to be Kelly sexually abusing girls, he and his lawyer mentioned Sunday.
The man then turned the tape over to regulation enforcement, in line with attorney Gloria Allred. She and her shopper, Gary Dennis, wouldn’t focus on the specifics of the tape throughout a information convention in New York. But Allred mentioned it seems to point out a separate incident from the 10 counts of aggravated sexual abuse that Kelly faces in Chicago, although she acknowledged she couldn’t be “100 percent certain” that the person within the tape is Kelly.
Steve Greenberg, an lawyer for Kelly, famous that lack of certainty.
“It is not him,” Greenberg mentioned. He additionally mentioned that Kelly “denies that he is on any tape with underaged girls.”
Dennis, an assistant at a nursing dwelling, mentioned he was cleansing out a field of outdated VHS tapes in his Pennsylvania dwelling lately when he discovered the footage, on a tape that was labeled with Kelly’s identify. Dennis mentioned he has by no means met Kelly and would not know the way the tape got here to be in his possession. He mentioned that as a result of the tape additionally has a sports activities sport on it, he believes it could have come from a buddy.