Uber driver charged with kidnapping customer

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Prince George’s County Police Dept. (MD) – A Maryland Uber driver has been charged with kidnapping and assault.

Police say the victim was his customer.  Twenty-nine year old Westagne Pierre was arrested on Thursday.

Police say Pierre picked up the victim in Washington, DC on the night of October 18th.

They say he drove the victim to a hotel in College Park and carried her to a room, later using her credit card.

Pierre has also been charged for that crime.