Pete Doherty in jail: ‘I’m not on drugs’

Babyshambles man claims he is not taking heroin

BabyshamblesPete Doherty, currently incarcerated in Wormwood Scrubs jail for breaching parole, has claimed he is not on heroin, contrary to reports.

A British tabloid newspaper had claimed that Pete Doherty was taking the drug in jail. However, Doherty has since sent a letter to a fan disputing the reports.

Replying to a letter from a fan and NME reader, Jenny, Doherty wrote: “Watcha Jenny! All the best from The Scrubs. Tell ’em I’m clean [i.e. not on drugs], countin’ the days until the next freedom gig! Yours, Pete D.”