Parties having links with Kelly are being contacted by the federal prosecutors in the US Attorney's Office for the Northern District of Illinois, reported TMZ.
This third probe by the Northern District is an entirely new case that Illinois is building against Kelly apart from the probes being carried out by the Eastern and Southern District of New York, according to TMZ.
Homeland security is also reportedly looking into possible cases of human trafficking.
The singer-songwriter is also engaged in the child support case for being unable to pay USD 161, 133 that he owed in back child support.
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