Rapper Nelly has been arrested early Saturday morning for allegedly raping a woman on his tour bus while in Washington. The woman called 911 at 3:48 a.m and reported that she had been raped by the rapper known as Nelly. After investigation, police booked Nelly at the SCORE jail facility. Auburn police are continuing to investigate.
The rappers lawyer released the following statement:
“Nelly is the victim of a completely fabricated allegation,” his rep said. “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.”