Don Broco’s Rob Damiani has issued a statement responding to allegations that surfaced earlier this week, accusing the frontman of inappropriate sexual behavior with a woman. Broco says he “totally refutes” the allegations made against him, calling them “untrue and defamatory.”

Read his statement below:

Following on from our statement yesterday, I totally refute the allegations made against me. They are untrue and defamatory. The matter is now in the hands of my legal representatives who will be instructed to take the appropriate action. –Rob

Don Broco tweeted they were aware and took “the allegations seriously” before issuing their response this morning.