Brisbane Broncos star Kotoni Staggs is reportedly involved in a revenge porn scandal that is under police investigation.

According to Channel 7 reporter Chris Garry, the star centre is expected to be cleared of any wrongdoing.

According to Triple M rugby league reporter Ben Dobbin, the sex tape featuring Staggs was released by a woman known to him.

Garry posted on Twitter: "Broncos centre Kotoni Staggs is at the centre of a revenge porn scandal. A sensitive video of him released and distributed today. Its understood police are investigating the woman who released the video and she could face charges. Kotoni expected to be cleared."


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It comes just a few days after Staggs was the Broncos' best player in their Round 12 loss to Cronulla.

The 21-year-old has been a shining light for the Broncos in a season of misery after producing back-to-back brilliant performances since returning from injury last month.