Air hostess allegedly molested and robbed by cabbie in Hyderabad
31 August 2016,
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Hyderabad: On Tuesday morning a 24-year-old air hostess was allegedly molested, robbed and later abandoned at an isolated spot on the outskirts of Hyderabad.
As per reports, the incident occurred around 2AM when the lady stepped out of her flat to buy some medicines. When she discovered that the local pharmacy was closed she approached a cab parked nearby for help.
The driver promised to get her to a medical shop but instead drove her to an isolated spot near the Outer Ring Road in the city, where he tried to sexually assault her. He later abandoned the air hostess after robbing her of her possessions.
The lady lodged an FIR at the Rajendranagar police station confirming the incident.
The driver in the meantime has been booked for attempt to rape and robbery. The police have formed special search teams to hunt down the accused.