Torture charge, Burpengary East

Detectives have charged a man following the alleged assault and torture of a 24-year-old woman at Burpengary East last night.

It is alleged that between 4.30pm and 7.00pm, a 24-year-old woman was punched, kicked, tasered and threatened with a firearm at an Old Bay Road address.

The woman was transported to hospital for treatment for non life threatening injuries.

A 33-year-old man has been charged with four counts of assault occasioning bodily harm, three counts of unlawful possession of weapons and one count each of torture, threatening violence, wilful damage and fail to take reasonable care and precautions with a syringe.

He is due to face Redcliffe Magistrates Court this morning.

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