Lyft driver accused of assaulting woman indicted on felony rape - CBS46 News

Lyft driver accused of assaulting woman indicted on felony rape charges

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COBB COUNTY, GA (CBS46) -

A Lyft driver accused of sexually assaulting a woman on a trip has been indicted on charges of felony rape.

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Jerome Booze, of Decatur, is accused of raping a woman after she got into his car for a Lyft ride. The woman was going to her home in Vinings from a bar in Atlanta when the alleged incident occurred, according to authorities.

According to Lyft's website, they do full background checks on drivers, eliminating anyone with a felony, violent or sex crimes.

Booze was indicted on Feb. 16, according to a spokesperson with Cobb County.

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