Corrections and clarifications: An previous model of this tale mentioned the 2 legal counts of tried housebreaking had been thrown out. They had been diminished to misdemeanors.

VISTA, Calif. — Kellen Winslow II, the retired NFL tight finish, will face more than one counts of kidnapping and rape fees. Bail used to be set at $2 million Thursday at a initial listening to in San Diego County Courthouse.

The criminal counts come with two counts of rape, two counts of kidnapping with intent to dedicate rape and one rely of forcible sodomy.

The 2 sufferers of alleged rape are 58 and 54, and one stated she used to be homeless on the time. USA TODAY does no longer unlock the identities of alleged sufferers. 

Awesome Court docket Pass judgement on Harry M. Elias  diminished two legal counts of tried housebreaking to misdemeanors, however the rest seven counts would raise lifestyles sentences if Winslow is convicted. Elias discovered sufficient proof to transport ahead on the ones counts.

Extra: Alleged rape victim identifies Kellen Winslow II’s lawyer as assailant

Winslow’s mother, Katrina Ramsey, wept outside the courtroom and his father, Hall of Fame tight end Kellen Winslow Sr., looked upbeat as he spoke to friends and family members.

Winslow II, 34, remained impassive during the court proceeding and has been held in custody since his June 14 arrest.

During final deliberations, Winslow II’s lead attorney, Harvey Steinberg, said he expected the case to go to trial and “this is going to be hotly contested.”

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