Former Bulldogs NRL star nearly bled to DEATH when he punched a window after catching his fiancee ‘performing a intercourse act’ on his teammate, court docket hears
- Former NRL star Michael Lichaa nearly died after shedding 2.5 litres of blood
- Lichaa caught his ex performing a intercourse act on then teammate Adam Elliott
- Domestic violence expenses thrown out after Childerhouse did not testify
Former NRL star Michael Lichaa nearly died after shedding 2.5 litres of blood from a severe minimize to his arm when he punched a window after catching his former accomplice performing a intercourse act on ‘shut mate’ Adam Elliott, a court docket has been informed.
Lichaa, 29, was acquitted of home violence expenses on Friday in Sutherland Local Court after his one-time fiancée Kara Childerhouse refused to testify.
The one time Cronulla and Canterbury hooker repeatedly denied assaulting Ms Childerhouse and stating he was ‘going to kill her.’
Magistrate Melissa Humphreys discovered Lichaa not responsible of widespread assault and intimidation expenses.
Elliott, who now performs for the Canberra Raiders and has a historical past of alcohol-fuelled incidents, additionally verified Lichaa’s model of occasions from the night in query 18 months in the past.
Former NRL star Michael Lichaa nearly died after shedding 2.5 litres of blood from a severe minimize to his arm when he punched a window in his own residence final yr, a court docket has been informed
Lichaa was enraged after he caught his ex Kara Childerhouse (pictured) performing a intercourse act on then Bulldogs teammate Adam Elliott
The court docket heard the incident unfolded after Mr Lichaa caught Ms Childerhouse performing a sexual act on Elliott following a boozy social gathering at his dwelling.
Mr Elliott informed the court docket he had been ingesting for 12 hours at Lichaa’s home at Connells Point in Sydney’s south on February 14 final yr.
Mr Lichaa is alleged to have screamed ‘what the f**okay are you doing?’ to Ms Childerhouse and went again inside earlier than smashing his hand via a window.
He later underwent surgical procedure to save lots of his life because of the quantity of blood he misplaced.
A witness beforehand informed the court docket that she heard a person saying loudly ‘I’m going to f***ing kill her’, in reference to Ms Childerhouse.
She additionally refused to present proof, with NSW Police unable to contact her – regardless of being subpoenaed and halfway via her testimony.
Kara Childhouse refused to present proof as she is pregnant and did not need to re-live the incident
Adam Elliott additionally vouched for Lichaa’s model of occasions which adopted ’12 hours of ingesting’
The court docket heard that Ms Childerhouse not wished to participate within the proceedings as a result of being pregnant.
The stress of reliving the incident was believed to be worrying her.
Lichaa performed 113 NRL video games and 5 Tests for Lebanon earlier than retiring final yr.
Elliott is at the moment on the books of the Raiders and can be a part of the Knights in 2023.