Perth Assault And Deprivation Of Liberty Investigation

Perth Detectives are investigating an incident that occurred at a hotel in Perth between 11pm Friday 8 March and 12.30am Saturday 9 March 2024.

During this time, a man in his 40s was held against his will, threatened and assaulted by two men not known to him. The victim was eventually able to notify police.

A 42-year-old man from Dianella has been charged with Aggravated Robbery; Deprivation of Liberty; and Assault Occasioning Bodily Harm. He is next due to appear before the Perth Magistrates Court on 23 May 2024.

The investigation is ongoing and detectives wish to speak to the man pictured below who was sighted on Richardson Street in Perth as he may be able to assist them with further inquiries into this matter.

Anyone who can identify the man, or who has any information relating to this incident, is urged to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or via

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