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Nelly arrested over sexual assault charges

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American rapper, Nelly was arrested on Saturday after a woman accused him of sexually assaulting her on a tour bus.  The woman dialed 911 to report the sexual assault had occurred when the bus was parked at a shopping center in Auburn, local police said in a statement. The Grammy-winning rapper best-known for the hit songs “Ride Wit Me,” “Hot in Herre” and “Dilemma,” performed at an amphitheater in Auburn on Friday night as part of a tour with country pop group Florida Georgia Line. Patrol officers investigated the woman’s report, and Nelly was arrested before dawn, Auburn police said in the statement. He was booked into the South Correctional Entity Regional Jail in Des Moines, Washington, on suspicion of sexual assault. “Nelly is the victim of a completely fabricated allegation,” an unnamed representative for him said in a statement to People magazine.]]>

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