A SOUTH Ockendon resident faces trial for a series of charges including grevious bodily harm, abduction and coercive behaviour.
Arton Haxhija, aged 41 of Fyfield Drive, South Ockendon was charged with the following.
On or Before 20/03/2019 at South Ockendon unlawfully and maliciously caused grievous bodily harm to another with intent to do her grievous bodily harm
Between 26/02/2019 and 19/03/2019 at South Ockendon assaulted and unlawfully and injuriously imprisoned another and detained her against her will.
On 19/03/2019 at South Ockendon repeatedly or continuously engaged in behaviour which was controlling or coercive, namely not allowing another to leave the property, when she does times are given to return within the hour and you follow her in your vehicle. You do not allow her to speak or learn English and have torn her books up. You monitor her phonecalls and make her speak on loud speaker and you will not allow her to get a job or for your daughter to have any education.,
A trial date of April 17th at Basildon Crown Court has been set.
Haxhija has been remanded in custody.