Screwdriver allegedly used in fight

A MAN charged with assaulting a man with a screwdriver and making threats to kill will spend at least another month in custody.

Mark Peter Llewellyn, 33, of Muckleford, appeared for a brief mention in the Bendigo Magistrates' court via video link on Monday. He had his case adjourned to a contest mention on March 18.

Llewellyn was arrested after smashing his car into a traffic light in Kangaroo Flat on January 18.

Police allege Llewellyn had attacked a man with a screw driver, then threatened to kill him before fleeing in his car and smashing into a traffic light in High Street. 

A number of back-up police officers were called to the crash and capsicum spray was used to restrain Llewellyn.

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