On Saturday evening, an nameless account on Twitter issued a press release by a lady named ‘Danielle’ wherein she accused pop star Justin Bieber of sexually assaulting her at a lodge in Austin, Texas, on March 9, 2014. After the Tweet gathered on-line consideration, Bieber issued a press release on Twitter on Sunday evening refuting the declare.
“I do not usually tackle issues as I’ve handled random accusations my whole profession however after speaking with my spouse and staff I’ve determined to talk up on a difficulty tonight. Rumors are rumors however sexual abuse is one thing I do not take calmly. I needed to talk out straight away however out of respect to so many victims who take care of these points day by day I needed to verify I gathered the info earlier than I made any assertion.”
“Previously 24 hours a brand new Twitter appeared that advised a narrative of myself concerned with sexual abuse on March 9, 2014 in Austin Texas on the 4 seasons lodge. I wish to be clear. There isn’t a fact to this story. Actually as I’ll quickly present I used to be by no means current at that location. As her story advised I did shock a crowd in Austin at SXSW the place I appeared on stage with my then assistant aspect stage and sang just a few songs. What this individual didn’t know was that I attended that present with my then gf Selena Gomez.”
The pop star then continues in additional Tweets to submit hyperlinks to information articles, in addition to social media photographs and screenshots of emails and lodging receipts from that point interval. Based on the small print talked about within the paperwork, he didn’t keep on the 4 Seasons, the situation of the alleged incident, however spent the evening of March 9, 2014, at an Airbnb and March 10, 2014, on the Westin.
For the reason that time of Bieber’s response, the nameless account carrying the accusation has been faraway from Twitter. The response to the unique accusation and Beiber’s assertion has been combined. Whereas some followers have vowed their help it doesn’t matter what accusations are thrown on the pop star, others are advocating for believing Danielle’s story and demanding the police examine the matter. For his half, Bieber ended his Twitter messages by expressing help for victims of sexual abuse, however sustaining his innocence within the matter.
“Each declare of sexual abuse must be taken very severely and this is the reason my response was wanted. Nonetheless this story is factually unattainable and that’s the reason I will probably be working with twitter and authorities to take authorized motion.”
It stays to be seen how the difficulty will probably be resolved within the coming days. The truth that the unique account carrying the accusation was deleted and proof from Beiber’s receipts will serve to bolster the assumption that Danielle’s assertion is fake. Alternatively, somebody who’s as a lot within the public’s eye as Justin Bieber is unlikely to search out the newest controversy surrounding him laid to relaxation any time quickly.