POLICE were contacted by a 47-year-old man about 6.30pm on Saturday claiming he was holding a woman hostage and had a firearm. Police attended a Halliford Rd address near Ducklo, where they found the 34-year-old woman inside the house. She had allegedly been assaulted and there was damage to the property. The man was located on the Moonie Hwy and arrested. He was charged with assault, breach of bail and break and enter, and appeared in Dalby Magistrates Court yesterday, where he was remanded in custody.