TMZ also reported that the Fulton County District Attorney's Office has opened an investigation into the allegations made in the docuseries, adding that investigators reached out to Asante McGee, who spoke to PEOPLE about her experience escaping from R. Kelly's residence.
Also Wednesday, a few dozen young women took part in a march that made its way to the front of Kelly's West Town recording studio. "Allegations of domestic violence or sexual assault require someone to say what they've seen, heard or experienced". "People know if they are a victim of a crime to contact the police".
We're told the Chief Investigator has been in contact with the family of Joycelyn Savage, who has not spoken with her family in years.
Foxx called a press conference to make it known that she is willing to look into opening an investigation, but needs the unknown accusers and their families to come forward.
On Tuesday Chicago prosecutor Kim Foxx urged anyone who suffered at the hands of embattled singer R. Kelly to tell their story.More news: A Brief Influencer History Of Fiji Water
"Please come forward. There is nothing that can be done to investigate these allegations without the cooperation of both victims and witnesses", she said. His music streamed 870,316 times on January 2, the day before the series premiere, but Nielsen said Thursday Kelly's music garnered almost 1.73 million streams after the sixth episode aired January 6.
The Thursday club outing mirrors Kelly's actions after his May concert at UIC was canceled. At the time, the girl was identified to have been 14 years old.
The city action in court Thursday is exclusively to try to gain access to the building for an inspection - not for anything related to any criminal case, McCaffrey said.
"We can not seek justice without you", she concluded. "I worked in this office for a number of years, including in 2008, and so the allegations were not new to me, but I think listening to survivors, and giving a platform to survivors to be able to tell their stories, was heartbreaking".