Assault charges withdrawn against Sharks hooker

Durban – Assault charges against Sharks hooker Kyle Cooper were formally withdrawn in the Durban Magistrate’s Court on Wednesday.

His attorney, Jacques Botha, told News24 that there would be a confidential, alternate dispute resolution process.

Cooper, who was out on R500 bail, was charged with common assault and assault with intent to do grievous bodily harm following a bar brawl at the Bluff in April.

Cooper allegedly struck 19-year-old Camilla Johannessen during an argument and was then involved in an altercation with Johannessen’s father, Donald, in the car park.

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