Ride-share driver is arrested for allegedly sexually touching a girl, 16, as she tried to get home late at night
- Ride-share driver arrested and charged with sexually touching 16-year-old girl
- She booked the service to take her home from Haberfield in Sydney’s inner-west
A ride-share driver has been arrested and charged with sexually touching a 16-year-old girl as she tried to get home in the middle of the night.
The teenager had booked the ride-share service to take her home from an address in Haberfield in Sydney’s inner-west about 2.50am on Sunday morning.
The driver, 31, allegedly sexually touched her at the end of the trip.
A ride-share driver has been charged with allegedly sexually touching a 16-year-old girl late at night (file image)
The driver had picked her up in Haberfield (pictured) in Sydney’s inner-west but then assaulted her at the end of the trip, police allege
She reported the driver to Inner West Police Area Command who have since started an investigation.
The driver went to Auburn Police Station on Monday, where he was charged with sexually touching another person without consent.
He was refused bail to appear in Burwood Local Court on Tuesday.