Man charged after alleged kidnapping - Bondi
Wednesday, 01 March 2017 10:02:44 AM
A man will face court today after an alleged kidnapping in Sydney’s Eastern Suburbs.
Officers attached to Eastern Suburbs Local Area Command were called to a shopping centre on Spring Street, Bondi Junction, about 3pm on Tuesday 28 February 2017, following reports a woman had been assaulted by a man before being forced into a van.
Following investigations, police from Newtown Local Area Command stopped a Toyota Hiace van on Derby Place, Glebe, about 12.30am today (Wednesday 1 March 2017).
Police 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.
All three were taken to Newtown Police Station.
A 42-year-old man was charged with common assault (DV), and contravene prohibition/restriction in AVO (domestic).
He was refused bail to appear at Newtown Local Court today (Wednesday 1 March 2017).
The 28-year-old man was released without charge.
The 35-year-old woman was arrested for breach of bail and has been released with a warning.