05/20/2015 03:56 EDT | Updated 05/20/2015 07:59 EDT

Osamah Al-Mandalawi, Uber Driver, Charged With Sexual Assault In Vaughan


An Uber driver has been charged with sexual assault after picking up a woman from a Toronto nightclub on Sunday.

Mississauga man Osamah Al-Mandalawi, 25, has been charged after a driver picked up three women and drove them to the York Region, police said in a news release.

The driver dropped off two women before telling the third passenger that she would have to pay with cash or some other way as they approached her final destination.

Only credit cards can pay for Uber rides.

The woman felt uncomfortable and asked to be let out of the vehicle.

He eventually stopped, but left the car and then sexually assaulted the passenger, police said.

Police are asking anyone with information or any other victims to come forward by calling 1-866-876-5423, ext. 7441. They can also call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-tips or leave an anonymous tip online at

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