- Created on 21 March 2012
Australian javelin thrower Jarrod Bannister's chances of competing at the London Olympics have been thrown into jeopardy after he was charged with driving offences.
The Australian Olympic Committee (AOC) and Athletics Australia said they were considering the Commonwealth Games champion's conduct.
"Athletics Australia is aware that Jarrod Bannister is currently part of an ongoing court case in relation to driving offences," the organisation said in a statement.
"We are currently seeking to gather all necessary information in order to undertake an internal investigation, in light of his breach of his Athletics Australia athlete contract."
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