Akon In Nelly's Arrest: "People Like Us Are Lame For These Girls"
The singer doubts the accusations of rape.
Los Angeles, CA – Akon doubt the rape allegations against Terry are true. TMZ met up with the singer at LAX to ask him if he thought Nelly was capable of doing the crime.
"Not the Terry I know," he said. "He is an incredible person, man. I just know how scary this type of situation can be. I'm almost 100 percent positive he is innocent."
Akon the theory that it could have been someone in Nelly's entourage who was actually the culprit, but the San Luis, the rapper was caught up in it as the greatest name. He also said that celebrities are the target of false accusations.
"I think that it was not he directly, though," he explained. "And many times those are the situations that you have to be aware of all modes because people like us are lame for these girls now. We are one of the targets in each level. Half the time, they are going to set up a charge just for us to resolve out just why we don't have to deal with the shame and go through the process of struggle. Once the stigma, which is in you whether you are innocent or guilty."
Nelly was detained for alleged rape in Auburn, Washington on Saturday morning (October 7). He was released later that day without any changes and denied the allegations on Twitter.
"Let me say that I am beyond the surprise that I have been a victim of this false accusation," he wrote. "I am completely innocent. I am confident that once the facts are looked at, it's going to be very clear that I am the victim of a false accusation."