Man imprisoned for injuring and threatening wife

A 35-year-old man has been found guilty of causing injuries to his wife, holding her against her will and threatening her.

Destiny Ogbiede was sentenced to one year imprisonment. A guarantee under s.412C was also issued in respect of the victim for a period of 5 years.

The Nigerian, who is homeless, was also accused of damaging the woman’s front door, and of violating a protection order not to approach the victim.

The Court was presided over by Magistrate Charmaine Galea.

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