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False suicide threat sends police to R Kelly’s home

2019-03-13 11:11
 
R Kelly. (Photo: Getty Images/Gallo Images)

Cape Town - Police were sent to R Kelly’s Chicago home following an anonymous phone call which falsely reported that a mass suicide by a number of women was being planned at the address.

According to TMZ, the anonymous caller alleged that the singer’s 21-year-old girlfriend , Azriel Clary as well as four other women, who are Kelly’s alleged victims were planning to carry out a suicide pact at the Trump Towers in Chicago.

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Speaking to E! News, the Chicago Police Department revealed that they had received the call at around 17:00 on Tuesday evening.

“Police received a call from an out of state anonymous caller stating that people at the location were going to carry out a suicide pact. Police on scene conducting a wellness check and it is not a bonafide incident.”

The singer’s publicist also told the publication that the news were fake.

“He's (R Kelly) fine. He's getting ready [to] rehearse and sing some songs.”

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