Dan Osborne facing no further action after his arrest for GBH with intent and ABH at wife Jacqueline Jossa’s 30th birthday party
- Dan was arrested and released on bail on suspicion of GBH with intent and ABH
- The incident occurred at wife Jacqueline Jossa’s 30th birthday in November
- Essex police released a statement to say no further action would be taken
Former The Only Way Is Essex star Dan, 31, was arrested for ‘grievous bodily harm with intent and ABH’ after a ‘mass brawl’ at the celebration in November last year.
The ex Celebrity Big Brother housemate was led away from the Essex mansion he shares with his actress wife in handcuffs at 3am and was due to answer police bail last Thursday.
In the past: Dan Osborne, 31, is reportedly facing no further action from police following an alleged assault at wife Jacqueline Jossa’s 30th birthday party
An Essex Police spokesperson told The Sun today: ‘A 31 year-old man arrested has been told he faces no further action.’
MailOnline has contacted Essex Police and a representative for Dan for further comment.
It comes after his I’m A Celebrity… Get Me Out of Here! winner wife Jacqueline said she had ‘no doubt’ he would be ‘cleared of any wrongdoing’, adding that ‘he is the victim in all of this’.
Troubles: Former The Only Way Is Essex star Dan, 31, was arrested for ‘grievous bodily harm with intent and ABH’ after a ‘mass brawl’ at the celebration in November last year
A source said: ‘She’s 100 per cent behind Dan on this. In fact Jacqueline believes Dan is very much the victim in all this.
‘Yes things kicked off, but Dan wasn’t responsible for that and was actually attempting to calm everything down.
‘She’s got no doubt he will be cleared of any wrongdoing and is standing by him and supporting him totally.
Standing by him: Jacqueline was ‘100 percent behind’ hubby Dan following his arrest (pictured on the night)
‘It was obviously a really bad end to a magical night. But all Jacqueline and Dan now care about is sorting out the mess and moving on.’
Jacqueline was said to be reduced to tears after her ‘magical’ 30th birthday descended into chaos when a fight broke out in the couple’s garden at 3.30am.
Several guests were injured and at least one person was taken to hospital with a broken jaw which later needed surgery, according to The Sun.
A source said: ‘She’s 100 per cent behind Dan on this. In fact Jacqueline believes Dan is very much the victim in all this’
Neighbours woken by the commotion called the police who broke up the boozy bash at their Essex mansion.
Dan was kept in custody and released on bail the following afternoon on suspicion of GBH with intent and ABH.
GBH with intent has a maximum sentence of life imprisonment and ABH has a maximum sentence of five years.
Essex Police said: ‘A 31-year-old man arrested has been released on bail until January 26. He was arrested on suspicion of GBH with intent and ABH.’
Police were trying to obtain CCTV footage of the fight on November 6.
The guest with the broken jaw was initially too poorly to give a statement and remained in hospital for four days.
One of the injured was Jacqueline’s 21-year-old cousin of who lives in Eltham, South East London.
A source told MailOnline: ‘It was a mass brawl that turned really nasty. A number of partygoers have been badly injured. One guest required facial surgery. Jac was crying because her dream birthday do turned sour.’
Family: Jacqueline tied the knot with former TOWIE star Dan in 2017 and they also share daughter Ella, seven. Dan also has a son Teddy, nine, who he shares with his ex Megan Tomlin