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Man attacks Uber driver in Collier County

Posted at 7:07 PM, Apr 08, 2019
and last updated 2019-04-08 19:07:23-04

COLLIER COUNTY, Fla. — A Collier County man is facing charges tonight, accused of attacking his Uber driver!

Deputies say it started when an Uber picked up Nicholas Wilder and his wife just after midnight Saturday.

According to the report, two miles from their destination Wilder asked the driver to turn up the AC in the car then started choking him.

The driver managed to stop the car and Wilder, and his wife jumped out.

Deputies found them a short time later.