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Lyft driver sexually assaulted passenger on way home to Santa Monica, police say

Posted on AllSides April 10th, 2024

A Lyft driver has been arrested after he allegedly sexually assaulted a passenger on a trip from West Hollywood to Santa Monica last year. The victim, whose identity has not been released, told the Santa Monica Police Department that 34-year-old Fernando Macias Morales of Los Angeles drove her home from a restaurant in West Hollywood on Sept. 7, 2023, police said in a release. The woman, a Santa Monica resident, fell asleep in the Lyft and “woke up to inappropriate touching,” police said. “The suspect then offered to walk her...

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