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A taxi driver is accused of raping a female passenger after her friends put her in the car outside a downtown pub (stock image)

Taxi driver, 22, is accused of raping a female passenger in a parking lot after picking her up from outside a downtown pub

  • Taxi driver accused of raping a female passenger after friends put her in the taxi
  • Anas Wajid was accused in April of sexually abusing a woman in a parking lot
  • The 22-year-old appeared on Thursday at Parramatta Bail Court in western Sydney
  • Wajid received a bail and was forced to give up a taxi license
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A taxi driver is accused of raping a female passenger after her friends put her in the car outside a downtown pub.

Anas Wajid was forced to give up his taxi license after he had sexually assaulted a woman in a parking lot on April 25.

The 22-year-old appeared on Thursday at Parramatta Bail Court in western Sydney, where he received conditional bail.

A taxi driver is accused of raping a female passenger after her friends put her in the car outside a downtown pub (stock image)

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A taxi driver is accused of raping a female passenger after her friends put her in the car outside a downtown pub (stock image)

After the woman was picked up around 11:30 am, the driver would have taken the woman to another location.

He would have moved her from the taxi to a Mitsubishi Lancer, police say.

Wajid then took the woman to a parking lot where he reportedly had sexually abused her.

& # 39; After the alleged attack, the man brought the woman to her hometown in Dulwich Hill, & # 39; said NSW Police in a statement.

The woman reported the incident to police and officers of the Surry Hills Police Area Command and started an investigation.

The woman was taken to the hospital for an examination.

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After inquiring, Wajid went to the Granville police station on Wednesday at 7:40 pm where he was arrested.

Officers of the Cumberland Police Area Command also went to a house on Bennelong Street in Granville, where the Mitsubishi Lancer was found and seized for forensic investigation.

After inquiring, Wajid went to the Granville police station on Wednesday at 7:40 pm (photo) where he was arrested

After inquiring, Wajid went to the Granville police station on Wednesday at 7:40 pm (photo) where he was arrested

After inquiring, Wajid went to the Granville police station on Wednesday at 7:40 pm (photo) where he was arrested

Wajid was accused of sexual intercourse without permission and was held in custody overnight.

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On Thursday, he appeared on video link to Parramatta Bail Court where he received conditional bail with a $ 15,000 bail.

According to the Daily Telegraph, the bail conditions state that Wajid must report to the Granville police station on a daily basis, not to drink alcohol, and not to go within 200 meters of the alleged victim.

He has also been told to hand in his passport and taxi license and he is forbidden to work as a taxi, Uber or any other journey provider.

He will return to the local court of Parramatta on November 21.

On Thursday, he appeared via video link to Parramatta Bail Court (photo) where he received conditional bail with a $ 15,000 deposit

On Thursday, he appeared via video link to Parramatta Bail Court (photo) where he received conditional bail with a $ 15,000 deposit

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On Thursday, he appeared via video link to Parramatta Bail Court (photo) where he received conditional bail with a $ 15,000 deposit

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