Violent offender seeks release

A HOME detention enquiry report has been ordered for a man facing a serious assault causing harm charge which allegedly left a Millicent woman with head and facial injuries.

Nikola Novakovich, 46, appeared via video-link in the Mount Gambier Magistrates Court on Tuesday and the defence counsel indicated it would be making an application for home detention bail to a premises at Prospect.

The prosecution said its main concern with bail was for the safety of the victim given the seriousness of the allegations and the defendant’s extensive history of violence.

“The fact he will be in Adelaide and monitored with equipment provides


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