Uber driver surrenders in sexual assault investigation

Charged with forcible confinement of woman, 20

An Uber driver has turned himself in to police in connection with an ongoing sexual assault investigation.

uber driver surrenders sexual assault investigation
Syed Husain surrendered to police on Jan. 27 in connection to a sexual assault investigation. (Courtesy Toronto Police)

According to police, a 20-year-old woman was in an Uber vehicle in the Queen Street West and Peter Street area on Jan. 27 at 3 a.m. when the driver sexually assaulted her.

Syed Husain, 26, has been charged with sexual assault, forcible confinement and dangerous operation of a motor vehicle.

Husain is to appear in court at Old City Hall on March 7.