After an incident in Asheville in which a woman reported a fake driver-for-hire attempting to kidnap and rape her on July 24, 2017, Asheville police recommended ride-share users confirm the description of the car, the license plate and the name of the driver provided by the ride-share program. They also recommend using the “send status” feature offered by ride-share services which allows users to share the map of the route and time of arrival with friends and family.
After an incident in Asheville in which a woman reported a fake driver-for-hire attempting to kidnap and rape her on July 24, 2017, Asheville police recommended ride-share users confirm the description of the car, the license plate and the name of the driver provided by the ride-share program. They also recommend using the “send status” feature offered by ride-share services which allows users to share the map of the route and time of arrival with friends and family. CARLOS CHAVARRIA NYT
After an incident in Asheville in which a woman reported a fake driver-for-hire attempting to kidnap and rape her on July 24, 2017, Asheville police recommended ride-share users confirm the description of the car, the license plate and the name of the driver provided by the ride-share program. They also recommend using the “send status” feature offered by ride-share services which allows users to share the map of the route and time of arrival with friends and family. CARLOS CHAVARRIA NYT

She thought he was a driver from a ride-sharing service. Police say she was sexually assaulted.

August 04, 2017 1:46 PM

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