Rapper Nelly was arrested over the weekend over allegations of rape. A girl alleges that he attacked her in Auburn, Washington, the place he was appearing on Friday evening time. Police stopped his tour bus the subsequent morning.
A police report states lady made a 911 identify shortly sooner than 4am on Saturday morning, saying that she had been raped by Nelly on his tour bus. The rapper was launched with out price numerous hours after being arrested, nonetheless a scheduled effectivity in Ridgefield, Washington that evening was cancelled.
The rapper’s licensed rep Scott Rosenblum said in an announcement: “Our initial investigation clearly establishes this allegation is devoid of credibility and is motivated by greed and vindictiveness. I am confident, once this scurrilous accusation is thoroughly investigated, there will be no charges. Nelly is prepared to address and pursue all legal avenues to redress any damage caused by this clearly false allegation”.
On Twitter, the rapper said: “Let me say that I am beyond shocked that I have been targeted with this false allegation. I am completely innocent. I am confident that once the facts are looked at, it will be very clear that I am the victim of a false allegation”.