BEN COUSINS SACKED BY EAGLES
By Ben Jensen WEST COAST EAGLES SACK BEN COUSINS 2005 AFL BROWNLOW MEDALLIST BEN COUSINS has been sacked by the West Coast Eagles following his latest dramas. Cousins faces a WA court tomorrow primarily over drug related charges, including substance posession and refusing to provide a bloody sample. Former teammate Daniel Chick was also arrested, however no charges were announced.
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Cousins was pulled over by WA police after coming to their attention "due to the manner of his driving". Cousins has been charged with posessing a prohibited substance, refusing to provide a blood sample and other traffic related charges. It is not immediately clear if the drug charge relates to improper posession of a prescription drug or an illicit drug (eg. cocaine, heroin, etc). Cousins was released on bail and is due to appear in the Perth Magistrate's Court this Thursday.