Charges over assault
A MAN has been charged over allegedly threatening his partner with a knife and assaulting her at a Joondalup home on July 29.
The man (39) is accused of pushing the woman (46) around the home and striking her with furniture while she was on the ground.
He allegedly stopped her from leaving the house, but the woman eventually fled to a neighbour’s property.
She was treated at Joondalup Health Campus for cuts and bruises.
Police charged the man with deprivation of liberty, aggravated assault occasioning bodily harm and being armed to cause fear.