R. Kelly Released From Jail After Somebody Paid His $161K Child Support for Him
R. Kelly is, once again, a free man … this time after paying his outstanding child support payment.
The embattled singer was released from Cook County Jail in Chicago Saturday morning (Mar. 9) after he was somehow was able to pay off of the $161,633 he owes to his ex-wife, Andrea Kelly.
According to TMZ, Kelly “scraped together the money with help from a benefactor.”
He briefly spoke to the media after his release, thanking them for their “order” and saying, “I promise you we’re going to straighten all this stuff out, that’s all I can say right now.”