Ghassan Shakir, a Lyft driver in the Seattle Tacoma area, is in police custody on charges of second-degree rape, first-degree kidnapping, and indecent liberties. According to the Bellevue Police Department, the arrest was made after a investigation into a reported sexual assault from January of 2019.
Shakir is suspected of giving multiple “off-app” rides during his time as both an Uber and a Lyft driver. This is an ongoing investigation, and police believe that there may be more victims who have yet to be identified.
If you or a loved one is a survivor of Ghassan Shakir, a Lyft driver in the Seattle Tacoma area, please contact the compassionate legal team at Estey & Bomberger for a free, 100% confidential consultation.
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While Ghassan Shakir has been arrested, the scope of his abuse is unclear. If you believe that you or a loved one is a survivor of sexual assault by Ghassan Shakir, a Lyft driver in the Seattle Tacoma area, contact us immediately to explore your legal options and get help today.