Families who have tried to rescue their daughters whom they say Kelly has taken captive also appeared in the series.
But Foxx also said there's no active investigation of Kelly and launching one would require victims and witnesses.
"I don't think Kim Foxx should be giving any legitimacy to reality TV allegations", Stephen Greenberg said in a statement to the Chicago Sun-Times. The incident in question stems from May 2018 when Mason texted Timothy Savage the following: "I'm gonna do harm to you and your family, when I see you I'm gonna get you, I'm going to fucking kill you".
There has been no official word from the Fulton County District Attorney's Office.
Pressure is on authorities in Florida as well, after Angelo Clary, who has alleged that his daughter Azriel Clary is being held captive by Kelly, publicly pushed for them to follow Fulton County's lead.
"No one has ever seen any evidence of it", he said.
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Kelly's Chicago attorney, Steve Greenberg, said in a phone interview Tuesday evening that the allegations in the Lifetime documentary were false.
Russell called Savage while the officer was there and Savage put the phone on speaker so the officer could listen, the police report says.
A BuzzFeed report published in 2017 from Chicago music critic Jim DeRogatis, who has investigated Kelly for more than a decade, renewed public interest in allegations against the musician.
Griggs told FOX 5 News that in the past few days, very senior members of the DA's office have contacted Griggs regarding witness information in the case. For their sake, let's hope they receive justice. Now, James Mason is in big trouble because according to CNN, a warrant has been issued for his arrest.
Capt. Joey Smith with the Henry County Police Department confirmed by email Wednesday that a magistrate judge had issued a warrant for Mason on charges of terroristic threats and acts.
In 2008, a Cook County jury found Kelly not guilty on 14 counts of child pornography charges.
"I believe the documentary has opened up a new era".