MAFS ‘Chris Jensen breaks the silence after reports he has been arrested for alleged drug trafficking

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‘I’m Not Perfect’: MAFS ‘Chris Jensen breaks his silence after reports he was arrested for allegedly trafficking dangerous drugs prior to the show

Married At First Sight groom Chris Jensen has broken his silence after reports that he was arrested on drugs charges before appearing on the show.

In an Instagram post on Tuesday, the tattooed FIFO employee, 32, insisted that he is ‘only human’ and has never attempted to be anything but authentic.

‘I’m not perfect, I’m not trying to be, but I’ll always be real. I am a human. If my heart is in the right place and I’m doing my best, then I’m okay with this, ‘he wrote.

'I'm Not Perfect': Married At First Sight groom Chris Jensen, 32, (pictured) has broken his silence after reports he was arrested for allegedly trafficking dangerous drugs prior to the show

‘I’m Not Perfect’: Married At First Sight groom Chris Jensen, 32, (pictured) has broken his silence after reports he was arrested for allegedly trafficking dangerous drugs prior to the show

‘I am a son, I am a brother, I am a father, I am an uncle, I am a friend. I am very proud of all these roles, ‘continued the single father of two.

Chris ended his post positively by thanking his fans for their loyalty.

Thank you to all of you who have accepted and supported me for ME. I appreciate that. I hope you are all appreciated for who you are and for being the real you, ”he wrote.

`` If my heart is in the right place and I'm doing my best, then I'm okay with this '': In an Instagram post on Tuesday, the tattooed FIFO employee insisted he's `` only human '' and has never tried anything else than to be authentic

`` If my heart is in the right place and I'm doing my best, then I'm okay with this '': In an Instagram post on Tuesday, the tattooed FIFO employee insisted he's `` only human '' and has never tried anything else than to be authentic

“ If my heart is in the right place and I’m doing my best, then I’m okay with this ”: In an Instagram post on Tuesday, the tattooed FIFO employee insisted he’s “ only human ” and has never tried anything else than to be authentic

The accompanying photo showed a serious looking Chris posing for a shirtless selfie while swimming in the ocean.

Chris’ heartfelt message comes almost a week after news broke that he had been arrested for drugs before appearing on Married At First Sight.

The reality star faces one count of dangerous drug trafficking: serious organized crime.

Trouble with the law: Chris was arrested on alleged drug trafficking allegations ahead of his appearance on this year's season of Married At First Sight

Trouble with the law: Chris was arrested on alleged drug trafficking allegations ahead of his appearance on this year's season of Married At First Sight

Trouble with the law: Chris was arrested on alleged drug trafficking allegations ahead of his appearance on this year’s season of Married At First Sight

He was scheduled to appear before the Brisbane Supreme Court on Wednesday, but the case was postponed to April 23.

Chris had previously received bail from the Supreme Court, The courier post reported.

In a conversation with Daily Mail Australia on Thursday, Queensland courts and the Department of Justice and Attorney General confirmed the allegations.

Caught: According to a report by The Courier Mail, Chris faces one count of dangerous drug trafficking: serious organized crime

Caught: According to a report by The Courier Mail, Chris faces one count of dangerous drug trafficking: serious organized crime

Caught: According to a report by The Courier Mail, Chris faces one count of dangerous drug trafficking: serious organized crime

He was arrested along with three co-defendants, all of whom are facing similar charges.

A Brisbane Magistrates Court spokesman told The Courier Mail that Chris last appeared in court on October 30, 2020, after receiving magistrate bail in 2018.

During his last appearance, his bail was increased and the case was postponed until July 23.

Hit and miss: Chris was a latecomer to this year's Married At First Sight season and was linked to Jaimie Gardner (right)

Hit and miss: Chris was a latecomer to this year's Married At First Sight season and was linked to Jaimie Gardner (right)

Hit and miss: Chris was a latecomer to this year’s Married At First Sight season and was linked to Jaimie Gardner (right)

Chris also faces several charges of possession of dangerous drugs, possession of anything used in the commission of a crime, possession of used utensils or pipes and two charges of possession suspected of being the proceeds of a crime under the Drugs Misuse Act.

Chris was a latecomer to this year’s season of Married At First Sight and was linked to Jaimie Gardner.

However, the two failed to establish a connection and chose to leave the series on last Monday night’s episode.

Failed Romance: However, the two failed to establish a connection and chose to leave the series during last Monday night's episode

Failed Romance: However, the two failed to establish a connection and chose to leave the series during last Monday night's episode

Failed Romance: However, the two failed to establish a connection and chose to leave the series during last Monday night’s episode

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