Cabbie forced woman to rub his private parts with knife
PETALING JAYA – The lady who was pressured at knife level to fondle a taxi driver’s personal elements stated the person advised her he needed to “train her the best way to be an actual lady”.
The sufferer, who spoke to The Star on situation of anonymity, stated that she had taken the identical taxi about two months in the past to go to a mall in Kepong.
“I keep in mind him as a result of he was variety sufficient to attend for me outdoors the mall until I was executed buying,” stated the 20-yr-previous name centre worker.
On Jan 28, the lady was ready for a taxi at 7pm when the identical taxi pulled up.
“In the automotive, he began to go with me. Then his compliments turned very specific and sexual,” she stated.
She turned scared and the taxi driver, noticing her expression, took out a knife and positioned it on the dashboard.
“He requested me if I had intercourse with my boyfriend and I stated no,” she stated.
He then pointed the knife at her, took her hand and compelled her to fondle his personal elements.
“After he was finished, he put an ang pow, containing RM10, into my grocery bag and informed me to not inform anybody as I can be shaming my household.
“He stated he had given me a a lot-wanted lesson, which might make me an actual lady,” she stated, including that she was too traumatised to inform her mother and father till final week.
She lodged a report on the Kepong police station on Sunday.
“I simply need individuals to know and warn them about this man,” she stated, including that she had additionally written concerning the incident in a weblog.
When her weblog posting went viral, some netizens criticised her for sitting within the entrance seat, saying she ought to have sat on the again.
“The difficulty is not which seat I occupied within the cab. If the cabbie needed to hurt me, he would have discovered a method to take action even when I occupied the again seat,” she stated.
On Tuesday, the taxi driver, sixty two, was picked up and had his taxi confiscated by the police after his assertion was taken by Land Public Transport Commission (SPAD) enforcement officers.
The taxi driver is being suspended pending investigations by SPAD and the police.
“Anyone discovered responsible of the alleged offence just isn’t match to be a taxi driver,” stated SPAD chief government Mohd Nur Ismal Mohamed Kamal, including that if discovered responsible, the person might have his licence revoked.