Justin Bieber slammed allegations that he sexually assaulted a girl in 2014 as “factually not possible” — as he threatened authorized motion towards her in a sequence of tweets.
The 26-year-old “Sorry” star responded at size on Twitter Sunday evening, posting quite a few photographs, information hyperlinks and receipts he claims show he was with then-girlfriend Selena Gomez and nowhere close to the alleged scene that evening.
“I wish to be clear. There isn’t any fact to this story,” he mentioned of the sexual abuse claims made on-line by a girl named Danielle.
“I don’t usually deal with issues as I’ve handled random accusations my total profession however after speaking with my spouse and crew I’ve determined to talk up on a difficulty tonight,” Bieber wrote.
“Rumors are rumors however sexual abuse is one thing I don’t take calmly.”
Danielle claims the pop star pressured himself on her in a room on the 4 Seasons lodge in Austin, Texas on March 9, 2014, after he made a shock look on the South by Southwest music competition.
“What this particular person didn’t know was that I attended that present with my then gf Selena Gomez,” Bieber wrote, though Danielle’s since-deleted claims talked about Gomez repeatedly.
Bieber then produced receipts for an Airbnb he stayed at with Gomez — and never the 4 Seasons — on the evening of the alleged assault.
Different receipts present he stayed at a Westin the next evening after his 4 Seasons reservation bought “tousled.”
“Now we have additionally confirmed with the 4 Seasons regional supervisor that I used to be by no means on property on the ninth of March 2014 and by no means a visitor on the ninth or the 10th and I welcome all press to inquire with them if wanted or wished,” Bieber tweeted.
He additionally posted photographs and information clippings from the evening, which he says helps affirm his denials.
All of it exhibits he and Selena “had been collectively that evening and went from the venue to our Airbnb and by no means went to the 4 seasons,” he wrote.
“Each declare of sexual abuse ought to be taken very severely and for this reason my response was wanted,” he wrote.
“Nevertheless this story is factually not possible and that’s the reason I can be working with twitter and authorities to take authorized motion,” he concluded.