NRL bans Raiders star over nightclub incident

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Raiders centre Curtis Scott is facing a 3 lucifer prohibition and a $15,000 good aft the NRL deed him with a breach announcement pursuing his alleged involvement successful a nightclub altercation.

Scott was stood down by the Raiders past period aft footage emerged of an incidental during a nighttime retired astatine a Canberra venue successful precocious May.

Following an probe by the NRL's Integrity Unit, a authorisation for the prima centre was released this afternoon.

"The National Rugby League (NRL) has issued Canberra Raiders subordinate Curtis Scott with a breach announcement alleging helium brought the crippled into disrepute during an incidental astatine a venue successful Canberra connected May 30," the connection read.

Curtis Scott during past week's nonaccomplishment to the Rabbitohs. (Getty)

"The breach announcement proposes Scott beryllium suspended for 3 matches and fined $15,000.

"Scott has been stood down by the Raiders nine since Round 14 and that clip served volition number towards his NRL suspension.

"Scott has been advised that an existing $15,000 suspended good volition besides beryllium activated if this caller breach announcement is confirmed by the NRL."

Scott has 5 moving days to respond to the breach notice.

Scott cleared to play NRL

The 23-year-old is successful his 2nd play astatine the Raiders, having joined the nine from Melbourne.

Scott past twelvemonth was progressive successful an incidental with police, successful which the Raiders centre was handcuffed, tasered and capsicum sprayed aft being recovered dormant nether a histrion connected the Australia Day weekend.

He is seeking compensation from constabulary implicit the incident.

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