Penrith have released another statement surrounding news on Friday night that videos had surfaced with a Panthers player involved.
The videos were circulated on social media, and the club have spoken to the NRL Integrity Unit.
Penrith have released the following statement on their website.
Penrith Panthers was made aware late Friday afternoon of two videos involving a Panthers player being circulated on social media.
The club promptly informed the NRL Integrity Unit and has been assisting with their enquiries over the last 24 hours.
Panthers wishes to unreservedly apologise to the club’s members, fans and sponsors for the hurt and embarrassment caused by the videos and subsequent media coverage.
Panthers players and staff are acutely aware of the responsibility they have to the club and to the game to maintain impeccable standards of behaviour.
The club does not hesitate to act by way of disciplinary action when these standards are not met.
Panthers is working closely with the NRL Integrity Unit to expedite the investigation and achieve a final outcome as soon as possible.