Qld rideshare driver charged with rape of teenage girl

A Queensland rideshare driver has been charged over the alleged rape a teenage girl.

Police will allege the girl was a passenger in the man’s car when the incident occurred in Brisbane’s south around 8.30pm on July 7.

The 37-year-old Aspley man has been charged with one count of rape and will appear in the Brisbane Magistrates Court this morning.


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Police say the matter is unrelated to a similar offence which occurred in Brisbane last week.

Detectives believe there could be other victims who have been assaulted in similar circumstances and are appealing for them to come forward.