A man has been charged with torture and is due to appear in the Maroochydore Magistrates Court tomorrow morning.
A man has been charged with torture and is due to appear in the Maroochydore Magistrates Court tomorrow morning. David Stuart

Man charged over alleged abduction

A MAN has been charged for the alleged abduction of an 18-year-old woman in Caboolture on Tuesday.

Police will allege the woman was abducted from a residence on Gilbert Street by a man shortly after 6am on Tuesday.

Police appealed for public assistance to help locate the woman and a vehicle allegedly used in the abduction.

The vehicle was found yesterday at about 11.15am on Kift Street, Kallangar.

About 9.45pm last night, police located the 18-year-old woman safely on Aerodrome Road.

A 32-year-old Maroochydore man has been charged with two counts of dangerous operation of a motor vehicle and one count each of unlawful use of a motor vehicle, enter dwelling with intent, assault occasioning bodily harm, torture, deprivation of liberty, dangerous conduct with a weapon, possession of a weapon, evade police, unlicensed driving and breach bail.

The man is due to appear in the Maroochydore Magistrates Court tomorrow morning.

Anyone with information which could assist with this matter should contact Crime Stoppers anonymously via 1800 333 000 or crimestoppers.com.au


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