Sydney Roosters Star Charged With Drug Possession

They have released a statement.

Sydney Roosters Star Charged With Drug Possession

The Sydney Roosters have been advised of an incident that occurred overnight involving Shaun Kenny-Dowall.

The Club has commenced an investigation of the matter and has informed the NRL Integrity Unit.

The Club will be making no further comment at this time.


Sydney Roosters star Shaun Kenny-Dowall has been charged with drug possession after he was allegedly caught with half a gram of cocaine at a Sydney nightclub.

Police said a 29-year-old man was searched at the Ivy nightclub on George Street about 1am Friday, and officers allegedly found .46 grams of the drug in a small resealable bag.

"The man was issued with field court attendance notice for possessing prohibited drugs and he's expected to appear before the Downing Centre Local Court on June 21," a police spokeswoman told AAP.