Two men arrested after kidnapping - Bondi

Wednesday, 01 March 2017 03:06:59 AM

Police have arrested two men after an alleged kidnapping in Bondi yesterday.

Emergency services were called to a shopping centre on Spring Street, Bondi Junction about 3pm(Tuesday 28 February 2017), following reports that a woman was assaulted.

Officers have been told that a woman was allegedly assaulted by a man before being forced into a van, which then left the centre.

Police from Eastern Suburbs Local Area Command attended and launched an investigation into the matter.

Shortly before 12.30am (Wednesday 1 March 2017), officers from Newtown Local Area Command were patrolling along Parramatta Road, Camperdown when they were alerted to the presence of a Toyota Hiace van allegedly used in an abduction in Bondi.

Police stopped the Toyota Hiace van on Derby Place, Glebe, where they spoke to the driver, a 42-year-old man, his passenger a 28-year-old man and a 35-year-old woman believed to be the woman allegedly abducted.

The 35-year-old woman was not injured.

All three persons were taken to Newtown Police Station currently assisting police with inquiries.