Man charged after allegedly torturing woman in Qld home

A MAN has been charged over the alleged torture of a woman at Burpengary East overnight.

Police say the 24-year-old woman was allegedly punched, kicked, tasered and threatened with a firearm whilst at a home on Old Bay Road.

It’s understood the horrific ordeal lasted about two and a half hours.


The woman was finally released and taken to hospital, where she was treated for non life threatening injuries.

Following investigations, police arrested a 33-year-old man and charged him 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.