Woman Kidnapped And ‘Thrown Off’ Bridge In Attempted Murder
A third person has been charged with attempted murder after a 19-year-old woman was allegedly kidnapped and thrown off a bridge in Sydney’s northwest.
Two woman were also charged with the same crime and refused bail.
Police attended George Street in Windsor on Sunday morning when a 19-year-old woman sought help after managing to swim to the river bank of the Hawkesbury River.
It’s alleged that the woman was thrown 30m from the Windsor Bridge into the river by a group of people that she claimed had kidnapped her and held her against her will since Saturday night.
The Campbelltown woman was taken to hospital for treatment.
A 19-year-old woman was arrested by officers on Tuesday. They also seized a Holden Commodore in Whalan which has since been examined by forensic experts.
Police will allege that the victim was driven from Campbelltown to Windsor in the boot of a car before being thrown from the bridge.
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Yesterday afternoon, a 17-year-old girl was arrested at Windsor Police Station. A third person, a 22-year-old man attended Windsor Police station a few hours later where he was arrested.
The two girls have been charged with attempted murder, aggravated kidnapping, wound person with intent to cause grievous bodily harm, and robbery with wounding.
The man is facing similar charges of attempted murder as well as detain for advantage in company, aggravated robbery and wound person with intent to cause grievous bodily harm.
The 19-year-old woman was refused bail after attending Penrith Local Court and is scheduled to reappear in the same court in November. The man will face court there later today.
The younger female was refused bail and will appear in a Children’s court today.