Police Not Ruling Out All Blacks As Suspects In Bugging Scandal

Publish Date
Tuesday, 6 September 2016, 8:57AM


In what some might see as a bizarre twist in the story, the NZ Herald is reporting that New South Wales police have not ruled out the possibility that a listening device found in the All Blacks hotel in Sydney last month could have come from within the New Zealand camp.

The Sydney Morning Herald reported this morning police were still exploring every avenue and said they will treat every possibility, no matter how far-fetched it may sound, seriously.

"We've got to look at all avenues regardless of our personal opinions," a police source told SMH.

"Given the attention the investigation requires, it can be a criminal offence, so if it got to that then absolutely we'd be looking at criminally pursuing it. It's just going to be really difficult to get to that point I'd say, that's the issue."

Since the New Zealand Herald broke the story last month, allegations have been flung from both the All Blacks and Wallabies camp.

Read the full story at NZ Herald

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