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What the Hell? There are “several instances” of This?!?

by Prince Of Petworth February 20, 2014 at 12:45 pm 122 Comments

Thanks to a reader for sending a link to the bizarre story from the Post: D.C. Council member says daughter was briefly ‘kidnapped’ in dispute over taxi fare:

“A taxi driver locked the daughter of a D.C. Council member in his car and drove her away from her home after a late-night dispute over an inoperable credit card machine in an incident that the council member said Wednesday “meets the definition of kidnapping.”

Taxi Cab Commission Chairman Ron M. Linton said he believed most were complying, but he said the commission had learned of “several instances of that locking-the-door business” in which drivers illegally demand cash when a credit card machine is not working.”

Read the full story here.

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