'Strictly Come Dancing' Stars Left 'Disgusted' By AJ Pritchard Nightclub Attack

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AJ and Curtis have been supported by AJ’s ‘Strictly’ co-stars

An RTE spokesperson told The Mirror: “Dancing with the Stars pro dancer Curtis Pritchard was involved in an incident on 26 December 2018. As a result of the injuries sustained, he will not have recovered in time for the launch of the new series, which will air 6 January 2019.

“Dancing with the Stars wish Curtis a speedy recovery.”

They added: “A replacement for Curtis on the show is currently being arranged by ShinAwiL and we look forward to welcoming Curtis back when he recovers.”

A statement from police revealed that two more people had also been injured in the attack, while a 20-year-old man from Crewe had been arrested on suspicion of assault.

“He has been released under investigation pending further inquiries,” they said. 

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