Hayne charged with sexual assault
November 19, 2018 11:00 pm
Fiji Bati rep Jarryd Hayne has been charged with aggravated sexual assault by Australian police.
Radio New Zealand reports, the 30-year-old is accused of sexually assaulting a woman in Sydney, on 30th of September.
New South Wales Police said he has been bailed pending a court appearance on 10th of December.
Police said they launched an investigation after receiving reports a woman had been sexually assaulted by a man she met on social media.
The investigation is being led by detectives from the Child Abuse and Sex Crimes Squad.
Hayne is currently a free agent having left the Parramatta Eels at the end of the season.