When reached for remark, attorneys for Bell informed CNN, “All info will likely be revealed within the courtroom. There isn’t a extra remark at the moment.”
In line with a press release from the Cuyahoga County Prosecutor’s Workplace, in October 2018, a 15-year-old youngster within the case filed a report together with her native police division in Canada about an alleged incident that came about between her and Bell the earlier yr at a Cleveland nightclub.
Canadian authorities contacted the Cleveland Division of Police, who carried out an investigation, the assertion stated. That investigation revealed that the sufferer, who had established a relationship with Bell a number of years prior, attended his live performance in December 2017. Whereas on the live performance, Bell allegedly “violated his obligation of care and, in doing so, created a threat of hurt to the sufferer,” prosecutors stated. Bell additionally allegedly despatched the sufferer inappropriate social media messages, in response to investigators.
Bell posted $2500 bond and was launched from Cuyahoga County Jail. His first pretrial listening to is ready for June 23.