Sara Huegill’s shoplifting cost has been quashed on psychological well being grounds. The 35-year-old is pictured exterior the Byron Bay courthouse on Friday
Sara Huegill’s shoplifting cost has been quashed on psychological well being grounds after she was accused of stealing a pair of $2,500 leather-based pants.
The spouse of Australian swimming champion Geoff Huegill appeared at Byron Bay Native Court docket on Friday, the place the only cost in opposition to her was dropped.
The cost associated to allegations the 35-year-old stole the pants from a boutique clothes retailer whereas procuring on Mom’s Day this yr.
Throughout a court docket listening to in June, a lawyer performing on behalf of Ms Huegill utilized for an adjournment so she might endure a psychological well being examination, often called a Part 32.
‘Sara deeply regrets the incident and apologises unreservedly,’ her lawyer stated in an announcement in Might.
‘Sara has made good progress not too long ago in being handled for points associated to anxiousness and despair and acknowledges it is a setback.
‘She has requested for privateness and understanding for her household at the moment.’
The spouse of Australian swimming champion Geoff Huegill appeared at Byron Bay Native Court docket on Friday, the place the only cost in opposition to her was dropped
Sara, 35, is the spouse of Australian swimming champion Geoff Huegill (pictured collectively in 2015)
Forward of the June court docket look, Mrs Huegill stated the shoplifting allegation was ‘FALSE’ when approached for remark.
The identical month, Mr Huegill took to Instagram showing to discuss his spouse’s alleged behaviour saying ‘at occasions, good folks make poor decisions’.
‘All of us journey over and make errors and sadly, we let others down. However that does not make us unhealthy folks,’ he stated.
‘There aren’t any excuses for the poor decisions, nonetheless, once we look again at a second in time, naturally there are issues we’d all do in another way.
‘I need to lengthen my heartfelt appreciation to those that have supported us and people who proceed to help us in these difficult occasions.
‘Naturally there are two sides to each story, and there will likely be a time, once we as a household will share our facet.
The most recent allegations got here after Geoff and Sara’s 2014 arrest for cocaine use at Randwick Racecourse. The pair are pictured collectively in 2015
‘For now, my major focus is to guarantee that the well being and well-being of my greatest good friend is managed, so she will be the most effective particular person she will be for herself and for our household.’
Police stated the allegedly stolen pants had since been returned.
The most recent allegations got here after Geoff and Sara’s 2014 arrest for cocaine use at Sydney’s Randwick Racecourse.
Each pleaded responsible to drug possession and have been handed six-month good behaviour bonds.
In the meantime, Every day Mail Australia revealed final week not less than 9 companies paid for Mrs Huegill’s publicity providers which she by no means delivered.
The businesses declare the mother-of-two owes them a mixed $37,640.