CANTERBURY Bulldogs partisan Reni Maitua has been dangling from all bar duties after he was charged with attack following a critical late-night incident.
Newcastle new partisan Russell Packer has also oral to military following a apart occurrence – an purported attack in Sydney.
The Knights expelled a following matter on Tuesday afternoon: “The Newcastle Knights is wakeful of a matter involving Russell Packer on Friday night in Sydney.
“The NRL has been suggested and a NRL Integrity Unit is investigating.
“The bar will concur with a Police and a NRL. Until all investigations are complete, a bar will make no serve comment.”
Packer has not been charged though military have reliable that Maitua has been charged with a attack of a 52-year-old Taxi motorist during 5am on Monday morning.
He was postulated redeeming bail to seem in Waverly Local Court on 7 Jan 2014.
Rugby League’s Integrity Unit are bustling operative to find out some-more about a purported attack and devise to accommodate with comparison Bulldogs officials this afternoon.
The developments have once again placed Maitua’s career in jeopardy.
The 31-year-old sealed with Canterbury after resurrecting his career during Parramatta following a dual year cessation for a certain drug test.
The Bulldogs reliable a attack assign around a bar matter this afternoon.
“The Canterbury-Bankstown Bulldogs have currently dangling Reni Maitua from all duties after he was charged with attack final night,” a bar matter said.
“The matter has been referred to a NRL’s Integrity Unit.
“The Bulldogs will offer serve criticism on a matter once those investigations are concluded.”
Maitua expelled a matter on Twitter shortly after.
mdash; reni maitua (@renimaitua) November 26, 2013
“Deeply contemptible to a gentlemen involved, Canterbury, a fans, my family and a diversion in general,” it read.
“I have no excuses for my bad poise and will accept any punishment handed down to me from a powers that be.
“I was charged w common attack for pulling a gentleman’s arm, by no means is that excusable though positively didn’t strike anyone.
“Again I’m truly contemptible to everybody I’ve let down.”
It is only a second occurrence in dual days involving an NRL actor with Manly brazen Richie Fa’aoso arrested following purported domestic assault incident.