On 15 July 2021, Phoenix Management Group Limited released the following statement regarding Joe Clarke.
The statement reads:
“A number of media outlets reported that, following an incident in July last year, Joe Clarke had been charged with affray. Joe maintained his innocence throughout and cooperated fully with police in providing an account of the incident. Appearing before Welshpool Magistrates Court in June, Joe entered a not-guilty plea.
“We are pleased to advise that after a review of the evidence conducted by the Crown Prosecution Service following Joe’s first appearance, they have concluded that there was insufficient evidence and the case against Joe has been formally discontinued.”
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