He will be summonsed to appear in court at a later date.
The Age has independently verified the man involved in the car crash was Watts. The Age has been told that Watts allegedly clipped a parked car, resulting in damage to the vehicle of around $1000.
In announcing his retirement from AFL last week, Watts referenced recent physical and mental struggles.
‘‘I have been thinking long and hard about my future for a while and contemplating retirement,’’ Watts said at the time.
‘‘Since my injury, I feel my body has let me down and I have been struggling with the physical and
mental requirements of getting back to the level of fitness that’s required at AFL level.”
He said the decision to step away from the game had come after…