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Name: Robert Lui
Team: Wests Tigers (National Rugby League)
Charges: Assault Occasioning Actual Bodily Harm, Detain Person with Intent to Obtain Advantage, Choke with Intent to Commit an Indictable Offense, Aggravated Robbery, 2 Counts of Common Assault
According to newstalkzb.co.nz, Wests Tigers halfback Robert Lui was arrested Sunday (September 2010) in Sydney, Australia.
Lui, 20, allegedly attacked his girlfriend, who is believed to be three months pregnant, between 4am and 5am. He also allegedly took his girlfriends cell phone. The girlfriend suffered facial injuries in the attack. She filed a complaint with police and Lui turned himself police. He was charged with a total of nine charges. Six of the charges relate to Sunday’s incident, while the other three charges are alleged to have occurred on two dates in May.
Lui was later released on $6000 bail and told not to have contact with his girlfriend. He is scheduled to appear in court on November 15.