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Man arrested for assault in Limestone Coast


 SAPOL Police have arrested and charged a 46-year-old man from the Limestone Coast with assault causing serious harm.

On Friday, 7 November the man was the driver of a car when Police will allege he injured his passenger as she exited the vehicle. Her injuries are non-life threatening.

As well as facing serious charges, the man was issued a Police Interim Intervention Order (PIIO), which provides further protection for the victim.

The arrested man was remanded in custody and will appear in court at a later date.

Whether it’s physical, sexual, emotional, psychological or economic abuse, domestic violence is a deliberate act and is rarely an isolated event. Over time, the violence tends to increase in frequency and severity.

Domestic violence is a crime and will not be tolerated by police.

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