Uber Driver Arrested After Allegedly Kidnapping Customer
An off-duty Uber driver has been charged with suspicion of kidnapping after he allegedly took a drunk woman to a motel without her permission.By Mikah Sargent | June 4, 2014
An off-duty Uber driver has been arrested and accused of kidnapping, after he allegedly picked up a drunk woman from a nightclub and took her to a motel.
"Police say the driver, 32-year-old Frederick Dencer from Encino, takes her far from the nightclub to this Panorama City motel. He literally carries her in." (Via KTTV)
Uber is a citizen taxi service, powered by drivers who, according to the company, go through a vetting process to become a qualified driver.