Sibirmedia: Taxi driver brutally beat a Novosibirsk journalist


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In Novosibirsk, a Yandex taxi driver beat and knocked down journalist Alena Istomin in a car, informs Telegram channel “Sibirmedia”.

It is known that she waited a long time for a corporate taxi, froze and eventually called Yandex.Taxi at her own expense. The arrived taxi driver did not let her sit in the front seat, explaining that he was afraid of the covid. Then he asked to pay before the trip. She refused, believing that it was safer to pay at the end of the trip, and he refused to take her.

In the end, she got out of the car, slamming the door. After that, the taxi driver jumped out of the car, began to threaten her, and threw her to the ground. According to Istomina, she came to her senses when the blows stopped, got to her feet, and began to shoot the driver – then he ran over her, she fell into a snowdrift.

The journalist suspects a concussion, she wrote a statement to the police.


Source: Росбалт by www.rosbalt.ru.

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