Murray Mallee man arrested for kidnapping and assault

A 27-year-old Murray Mallee man was arrested and charged with two counts of aggravated assault and kidnapping on Sunday, April 16.

His arrest followed a domestic incident where the man allegedly threatened a woman with a knife and a machete.

The victim suffered minor injuries as a result.

The accused also allegedly refused to let her leave a property and police arrested the man when they attended the property.

He appeared in court on Tuesday, April 18.