CHICAGO (CBS) — A cab driver has been charged with groping a woman in his taxi over the weekend.
Police said a 24-year-old woman hailed a cab around 2:30 a.m. Saturday in the River North neighborhood. During the ride, the taxi driver locked the doors and grabbed her.READ MORE: City Was Warned About Thousands of Corroding Light Poles But Failed to Fix Many, CBS 2 Investigation Finds
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The woman was able to get away, and police later found the cab in a parking lot at O’Hare International Airport, where the driver was arrested.
Murasbek Elchiev, 27, of Niles, has been charged with one count each of aggravated kidnapping, aggravated criminal sexual abuse, and unlawful restraint.MORE NEWS: Alsip Woman Still Fighting For Change To Rules After Getting Snow Route Ticket, Despite No Sign About It
Elchiev was due to appear for a bond hearing Tuesday afternoon.