The wild scenes involving NRL player Adam Elliott had been triggered after he was caught being “intimate” with his finest good friend and former Canterbury teammate Michael Lichaa’s fiancee
Elliott is being investigated by the NRL Integrity Unit after the alleged ‘love triangle’ struggle noticed police known as to Lichaa’s Sydney dwelling on Sunday morning.
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Lichaa was discovered with “extreme cuts” to his hand and arm and was taken to hospital, whereas Elliott additionally sustained a variety of accidents.
Lichaa underwent surgical procedure earlier than he was charged with widespread assault (DV), destroy or harm property (DV) and stalk/intimidate intend worry bodily hurt (DV).
Lichaa, 27, allegedly assaulted a 26-year-old lady throughout the incident earlier than punching by a glass window at his dwelling. However his lawyer denied any assault occurred.
“(Lichaa) is accused of occurring a violent rampage after discovering his fiancee and Adam Elliott collectively intimately,” 7NEWS reporter Ashlea Hansen stated.
Lichaa’s fiancee Kara Childerhouse instructed police she was caught “making out” with Elliott, based on the SMH.
“The Canterbury-Bankstown Bulldogs have in a single day been made conscious of an alleged incident involving Adam Elliott,” the membership stated in an announcement.
“The membership has reported the matter to the NRL Integrity Unit and is presently working with them.
“The membership isn’t able to remark additional at this stage.”
Elliott had solely not too long ago re-signed with the Bulldogs on a big-money, three-year deal after attracting curiosity from a variety of golf equipment across the NRL.
The police usually are not believed to be investigating his involvement within the matter.
Lichaa began his NRL profession at Cronulla in 2014 earlier than shifting to the Bulldogs for the 2015 season the place he performed 98 video games for the membership earlier than he was proven the door following the 2019 season.
He additionally performed for Lebanon on the 2017 Rugby League World Cup.