Former NSW State of Origin representative Ken McGuinness has been charged with assaulting a woman.
He was arrested on Saturday night and faced Parramatta court on Sunday morning where he was granted bail.
He is set to appear at Campbelltown Local Court today.
“At about 10:30 last night police were called to a home in Raby after a 43-year- old woman was allegedly assaulted,” police said in a statement on Sunday. “She was taken to Campbelltown Hospital for treatment.
“An investigation into the incident commenced and a 43-year-old man was arrested.
“He was taken to Campbelltown Police station, and he’s been charged with assault occasioning actual bodily harm.”
McGuinness played 122 games for Western Suburbs, North Queensland and Wests Tigers before he retired at age 26 in 2002.