Police seeking assault witnesses

Police at the Hawker Street house.
Police at the Hawker Street house.

Scott Leith Lloyd (26) appeared in Rockingham Magistrates Court charged with two counts of sexual penetration without consent, two counts of doing bodily harm, deprivation of liberty and violence rendering a person incapable of resisting.

He is scheduled to reappear in court on July 16.

Rockingham detectives arrested the man at the Kwinana Hub shopping centre on Wednesday afternoon.

Police allege the woman was held hostage at a house in Hawker Street between May 29 and June 1.

Police said the woman suffered burns on her face, believed to be caused by chemicals from a drain cleaner product, and was treated at the burns unit at Royal Perth Hospital.

Rockingham Detectives Senior Sergeant Steve Crowley believed there were witnesses to the incidents and urged anyone with information to call 9550 1447 or Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.