York County man facing false imprisonment charges to appear in court today

This is an archived article and the information in the article may be outdated. Please look at the time stamp on the story to see when it was last updated.

Aziijah SweeneyA York County man will be in court today for a preliminary hearing.

He is facing false imprisonment charges.

Police say Aziijah Sweeney held a woman captive in his home for seven days in July and that he repeatedly beat her.

The woman escaped when she sent a Facebook message to her sister while Sweeney was asleep.

In addition to charges in this case, police say Sweeney had three outstanding warrants.