Andrew Tate’s safety chief calls accusers ‘stupid,’ spiteful for not being ‘his next wife’
Andrew Tate’s head of safety has bluntly dismissed the incendiary influencer’s intercourse accusers as being “young and stupid” and positive in the hunt for revenge for not being picked as his “next wife.”
Bogdan Stancu knowledgeable the BBC that throughout the remaining two years, he’s seen better than 100 girls passing by the accused rapist’s compound throughout the Romanian capital Bucharest.
Most have been aged beneath 25 and had all their payments paid by US-born Tate, 36, who stays in custody accused of rape and intercourse trafficking.
“Some of the girls misunderstood the reality and believed [they would] be his next wife,” Stancu knowledgeable the UK broadcaster.
“When they realized the reality, it’s easy to transform from a friend into an enemy, and make a statement to the police,” he instructed dismissively of the allegations that seen Tate busted there remaining month.
“They’re young and stupid,” he said when requested notably of the accusers.
As for his boss, “I never doubt Andrew,” Stancu said loyally — whereas conceding that he need to be punished if found accountable.
The safety chief confirmed that Tate and his 34-year-old brother, Tristan — certainly one of many co-accused — every have a variety of kids in Romania, with out giving an precise amount.
The influencer moreover appeared happy that “somebody wanted to hurt him” — and the safety workers was on a regular basis on the ready “because we knew anything could happen,” Stancu said.
“I would not say ‘paranoid’ but something similar maybe. He wanted to have a normal life and couldn’t – maybe it’s normal to be a little bit more paranoid,” the safety chief knowledgeable the BBC.
Since his arrest late remaining month, Tate has repeatedly misplaced his efforts to get launched on bail, with police persevering with to raid properties and as well as seizing his fleet of flashy sports activities actions vehicles.
He is accused of “human trafficking and rape” as part of an “organized criminal group” alongside collectively along with his brother, his rumored girlfriend, Georgiana Naghel, 28, and an ex-Romanian cop, Luana Radu, 32.
Officials say they found not lower than six victims — although two of the women listed as accusers have angrily accused prosecutors of using them no matter their denials that they’ve been ever victims.
The girls, named Beatrice and Jasmine, have been amongst these with tattoos learning “Property of Tate” and “Tate Girl,” the BBC said.
Beatrice knowledgeable Romania’s Antena 1 TV that she obtained her “Tate Girl” inking “out of respect” for her “good friends,” referring to every Tate brothers.
“I was never threatened,” Beatrice said. “If I was, I wouldn’t be foolish adequate to stay in that residence.
“You can’t describe me as a victim in the case file if I’m not a victim.”
Legal specialists contemplate the case will give consideration to a since-deleted video throughout which Tate said he moved to Romania in 2017 partly because of the advantage of escaping rape accusations.
“In a way, he’s right,” Laura Stefan, a approved educated and excellent anti-corruption campaigner, knowledgeable the BBC.
“Listening to him, the way he explained why he came here, I could relate to that; I thought he made a good calculation – unfortunately.”
However, the high-profile case could very effectively be a sign that points are altering, she said.
“Romania has a serious problem with trafficking, and I think the Romanian authorities have come to understand that this has to be dealt with,” she knowledgeable the UK broadcaster.
Tate’s lawyer has said that there isn’t a precise proof throughout the case, which he expects to fight with not-guilty pleas.
Since the arrests, Tate’s Twitter net web page has continued sending messages to his 4.6 million followers, often implying that he’s the sufferer of “the Matrix.”
“My case isn’t criminal. It’s political. If you want to know the truth, you need to look deep into Romanian Politics,” it tweeted Tuesday, alongside a video claiming his arrest was a PR stunt to help a political administration battle.