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Man charged over alleged kidnapping - Kingswood

Saturday, 14 August 2021 10:57:13 AM

A man will appear in court today charged after a woman was allegedly kidnapped in Sydney’s west.

About 1am (Saturday 14 August 2021), officers from Nepean Police Area Command responded to Kingswood Railway Station, where a 29-year-old woman was found suffering facial and leg injuries.

Police were told, the woman had been held at a Kingswood home for two days and physically assaulted with a pole and frying pan before she was able to escape and notify police.

She was taken to hospital where she remains in a stable condition.

Detectives commenced an investigation and as part of inquiries attended a home on Joseph Street.

A warrant was later executed at the premises and the occupants, a 23-year-old woman and a 30-year-old man, were arrested and taken to Penrith Police Station.

The man was charged with take/detain person with intent to obtain advantage occasion actual bodily harm.

He was refused bail to appear at Parramatta Bail Court today (Saturday 14 August 2021).

The woman was later release pending further investigations. Inquiries continue.