A man is today accused of holding a woman captive for four days, beating, raping, strangling and threatening to kill her, after meeting her on the dating app Badoo.
WATCH THE VIDEO BELOW
Chris Sebastian wins The Voice 2020
Glee's Naya Rivera presumed dead in drowning
MAFS’ Michael Goonan breaks silence on split with KC Osborne
Married At First Sight's Carly Bowyer announces pregnancy
Abbie Chatfield hospitalised
Today show's Brooke Boney weighs in on Netflix pulling Chris Lilley titles
Cameron Daddo and Alison Brahe's hilarious TikTok
MAFS' Hayley Vernon's foul-mouthed rant at scooter
Aussie Dad shares his creative party pie toastie recipe!
Robert Wilson, 32, of Darley, Victoria, is accused of assaulting the woman so badly that she was unable to see out of either eye during much of the ordeal, which only ended when friends contacted the accused.
Wilson is also accused of beating the victim with a metal bar, handcuffing her and holding a crossbow to her head while screaming, ‘Do you want to die?’
He is also accused of threatening to sell her as a sex worker to other men, and forcing her to transfer $3,000 to him from her bank account.
It is alleged the man only released her when her friends started messaging him on Facebook, asking her whereabouts.
Wilson has been charged with seven offences – including one count of false imprisonment and three counts of rape.
The victim remains in hospital with serious injuries.
Matthew DenbyMatt is the host of WHO's popular TV podcast, Binge List, and he enjoys writing news, reviews and entertainment content. His favourite TV show is Gogglebox, and his greatest ever celebrity experience was flirting with Jackie Collins.