The final two weeks for R. Kelly have been a whirlwind, and after spending the weekend locked up behind bars, the singer is out on bond. Following Kelly’s arrest, his lawyer Steve Greenberg publicly said that his shopper was unable to submit the $100,000 wanted for his $1,000,000 bond. People could not imagine that the extremely controversial, but mega-superstar singer could not provide you with the money for his launch. For those who assist Kelly’s accusers, they did not thoughts that the singer, who was arrested on 10 counts of sexual abuse expenses, may have to remain behind bars till his trial.
Later, it was reported that there have been a lot of followers, most of whom had been feminine, calling into the county clerk’s workplace inquiring about how they might go about paying to get Kelly out of jail. Not-surprisingly, Kelly got here up with the dough and was launched yesterday. After some investigating, the particular person chargeable for posting Kelly’s bail, Valencia Love, described as a suburban daycare owner who additionally owns fairly a number of eating places, has damaged her silence, calling Kelly a pal and saying that she did what another particular person would do for somebody they cared about.
The Herald-News reached out to Love, whose relationship with Kelly continues to be unclear, for a press release on why she would submit the bond for somebody who’s accused of sexually abusing three underage ladies. She got here to his protection and stated, “If your pal was in hassle, would not you bail them out? He’s out. It would not matter who (posted it).” Love continued, “I solely helped a pal out. We’ve heard their aspect. We’ll look forward to his aspect to come back out.” Love later instructed ABC News that the bond cash was Kelly’s and he or she only posted it on his behalf.