Footy star Sam Burgess allegedly tests positive to COCAINE and is charged for driving without a licence after being pulled over near estranged wife Phoebe’s home
- Sam Burgess has been arrested after allegedly failing a roadside drug test
- NRL star arrested after he was pulled over in an unregistered car on Monday
NRL star Sam Burgess has been arrested after allegedly failing a roadside drug test.
The former South Sydney Rabbitohs star was charged on Monday afternoon with driving an unregistered car in the Southern Highlands, not far from where his ex-wife Phoebe Hooke lives with their two young children.
Police will allege he has never held a New South Wales drivers licence, The Daily Telegraph reported.
Burgess also reportedly returned a positive roadside drug test for cocaine. The results have been sent away for further analysis.
The former South Sydney Rabbitohs star was charged on Monday afternoon with driving an unregistered car
He was pulled over on the Hume Highway in the Southern Highlands about 1.30pm on Monday while driving his BMW X5.
The 32-year-old is expected to appear in Moss Vale Local court on May 4.
The charge comes just three weeks after was found guilty of intimidating his father-in-law after a heated clash out the front of the Hooke family home in the aftermath of his messy break-up with wife Phoebe.
More to come.