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App-based driver sexually assaults passenger

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    The Jakarta Post

Jakarta | Tue, February 13, 2018 | 04:15 pm
App-based driver sexually assaults passenger A 27-year-old woman was reportedly sexually assaulted and then abandoned around Soekarno-Hatta International Airport in Tangerang, Banten on Monday after booking a ride through her smartphone. (Shutterstock/-)

A 27-year-old woman was reportedly sexually assaulted and then abandoned around Soekarno-Hatta International Airport in Tangerang, Banten, on Monday.

Jakarta Police spokesperson Sr. Comr. Argo Yuwono said the incident occurred after the victim had ordered a ride through a smartphone app at around 4 a.m.

“The victim took a white Grand Livina [Nissan]. The driver did not take her to the destination but to a quiet, dark place,” Argo said Tuesday, as quoted by kompas.com.

The driver also reportedly stole the victim’s mobile phone.

Argo added that police were still investigating. (wnd)

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