Ex-NRL player Jarryd Hayne has been charged by Child Abuse and Sex Crimes Squad over the alleged aggravated sexual assault of a woman in the Hunter region in September.
Earlier this month, detectives from the Child Abuse and Sex Crimes Squad commenced an investigation after receiving reports a woman had been sexually assaulted by a man she met on social media.
Following extensive investigations, the 30 year old was arrested by detectives at Ryde Police Station just after 4pm yesterday (Monday 19 November 2018).
Hayne was charged with aggravated sexual assault-inflict actual bodily harm on victim.
Police will allege in court that he attended a home in the Hunter region on Sunday 30 September 2018, and sexually assaulted a 26-year-old woman.
Hayne has been granted strict conditional bail to appear at Burwood Local Court on Monday 10 December 2018.
The Child Abuse and Sex Crimes Squad is comprised of detectives who are specially trained to investigate matters against children and adults, including sexual assault, serious physical abuse, and extreme cases of neglect.
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