Julie Phillips Bio – Wiki
Julie Phillips is The wife of former England striker Kevin Phillips. She was arrested at the scene of a knife attack that left a 20-year-old in a critical condition.
Julie Phillips confirmed to MailOnline she was held for two nights at a police station as part of an investigation into the stabbing.
Julie is 49 years old.
Married & Children
Julie is married to famous English footballer Kevin Phillips. As of October 2011, they have four children: Millie, twins Toby and Tia, and Alfie.
Her 46-year-old husband, who was the Premier’s top scorer in the 1999 season for Sunderland, was not thought to have been present. The couple lives in a Grade II listed building called Grand Lodge about a ten-minute drive from the scene of the incident.
Julie Phillips had been visiting a group of people in a house in Lichfield, Staffordshire, when a fight broke out late on Saturday night, according to reports.
She was arrested at the scene and quizzed by police along with two others who have since been released without charge.
Mrs. Phillips’s Range Rover was towed from the scene, The Sun reported.
Staffordshire Police said have charged 19-year-old man Nathan Michaels, of Badgers Bank Road in Sutton Coldfield, in connection with the knife attack.
He was remanded in custody following a court appearance on Monday.
The victim, a 20-year-old man, remained in hospital in a stable condition, a spokesman for the force said.
The 49-year-old mother of four was released on Monday and allowed to return to her £2million mansion in Rugeley, Staffordshire, and does not face any charges.
Julie Phillips Statement
She told MailOnline: ‘Yes, I was arrested but I have been released. She said I was a witness.
‘I can’t say any more because of legal reasons. I am not allowed to speak about what happened. She said I was just a witness.’
Mrs. Phillips refused to say why she broke lockdown rules to go to the two-bedroom house in Reynolds Close or comment on reports a black Range Rover seized by police was hers.
She told officers that before she got there she had been at her mother’s house. It is understood the men she was arrested to know her oldest daughter.
Kevin Phillips Statement
Former footballer Phillips has shot down claims his wife was cheating on him and said she was taking beers to the flat.
He told the Sun: ‘Julie was a witness to the incident and she was released without charge.
‘As you can imagine, she was very traumatized. But as regards to any other suggestions, they are complete nonsense.’
Neighbors in Reynolds Close told how seven police cars raced to the scene, less than a mile from Lichfield’s Cathedral.
Police combed the scene the day after the stabbing, looking in hedges and front gardens.