Monday, July 9, 2018




Uber driver accused of inappropriate contact

RYE – A Bronx man, working as an UBER driver, was arrested for allegedly attempting to force himself on a passenger. 

Iqbal Hussain, 27, was charged on July 3 by the Rye Brook Detective Bureau with assault and attempted forcible touching, both misdemeanors. Police say Hussain attempted to subject a passenger in his vehicle to sexual contact.

While trying to defend herself, the victim suffered a physical injury.

Hussain was released on $500 cash bail pending an appearance in Rye Town Court.


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