Off-duty Uber driver allegedly abducted at gunpoint in San Francisco

FILE - In this Thursday, March 31, 2016, file photo, a driver for Uber Technologies Inc., arrives at an authorized customer pick up area at Seattle-Tacoma International Airport, in Seattle. A federal judge in Seattle on Tuesday, April 4, 2017, temporarily blocked the city's first-in-the-nation law allowing drivers of ride-hailing companies such as Uber and Lyft to unionize over pay and working conditions. (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren, File)

SAN FRANCISCO (KRON)–An off-duty Uber driver was allegedly abducted and forced to drive from San Francisco to Richmond at gunpoint Saturday night, police said.

Allegedly a man and a woman got into his vehicle after the victim told the pair he was off-duty.

Richmond police assisted San Francisco officers in the investigation and entered the car’s information into the stolen vehicle system

The investigation is still ongoing.



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