Police mentioned in a press release Friday that they charged the 31-year-old singer and one other man with sexual offenses on account of an incident that allegedly occurred after a efficiency in Wolverhampton, England in December 2016.
Williams denied the allegations on the time of his arrest in a press release by way of his representatives, 10 Worlds Music UK, Britain’s Press Affiliation reported.
“All we want to say at the moment is that Oritsé denies the allegations in opposition to him. The matter is within the fingers of the police and it might be completely improper for us to remark any additional,” the assertion mentioned. Williams will seem in court docket on October 11.
Williams rose to fame as a part of the four-piece British boyband JLS. The group completed as runners-up on The X Consider 2008 earlier than releasing 5 UK No. 1 singles.
He later launched into a solo profession, however introduced he was suspending his charity work within the wake of his arrest, writing in a press release on the time: “Sadly the press hypothesis is more likely to be unhelpful to the charities I work.”