[First filed: July 22, 2008 @ 08:57
Second filing: July 22, 2008 @ 16:45]
Nothing online as yet but Raiders players, Bronx Goodwin and someone else, were allegedly involved in a scuffle at the All Bar Nun last night at around midnight. The allegations are that Goodwin king hit a patron who was attempting to alleviate the situation by leaving.
Let’s see if this gets pushed under the carpet.
[ED – The Herald Sun has more here]
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UPDATED The Canberra Times is reporting that Carney and Goodwin have both been stood down pending an investigation. Way to ruin a season.
ANOTHER UPDATE: ABC radio is reporting that Todd Carney allegedly urinated on another patron of the bar.
Further Update: Bronx has apparently been charged with two counts of assault. Todd Carney has not been charged with any crime. Both players remain suspended until the board meets over the weekend. ABC has the report.
Apparently this is all a media beat-up according to Raider’s chairman John McIntyre. In turn he says the beatup is a testament to the popularity of Rugby League.