General Melbourne Storm media statement


Melbourne Storm can confirm that player Maurice Blair was involved in an alleged incident overnight on the Gold Coast.

The club can also confirm that Maurice has been charged with unlawful assault over the alleged incident.

Melbourne Storm is treating the matter very seriously and is cooperating fully with the authorities as they conduct their investigations.

At the same time, the club is undertaking its own extensive investigations.

The NRL has been made aware of the incident.

Due to official investigations still being underway, Melbourne Storm is not in a position to provide any further comment at this stage.