The Kukmin Ilbo (and others) are reporting that police are investigating after a 22-year-old American women reported she was sexually assaulted by a tax driver last night.
According to Gwangju’s Seobu Police Station and Gwangsan Police Station, the young woman said she was assaulted in the taxi, which she took from in front of a hospital in Gwangsan-gu, and dumped in an empty lot.
Having lost her phone, she returned to her home in Seo-gu and called her Korean friend, after which either she or her friend called 112.
Police tracked her phone to the Hanam Industrial Complex in Gwangsan-gu. They are now looking for the suspect based on the victim’s testimony and CCTV footage.