By Lee Han-soo
U.S. teacher booked for assaulting taxi driver
Police have booked a female American teacher, 34, for assaulting a taxi driver after a scuffle, according to Yongsan police station on Monday.
The incident allegedly happened during a taxi ride from Itaewon to the teacher's house around at around 3 a.m.
Police said the teacher kicked the driver several times in the stomach and legs.
The expat reportedly admitted the incident, but claimed the driver was to blame because he had taken a wrong turn.
Uzbekistani arrested for stabbing Russian
An Uzbekistani man, 43, was arrested after allegedly stabbing his Russian friend during an altercation.
According to Cheongju Heungdeok police station, the Uzbekistani stabbed the Russian in the shoulder and back while they were drinking together at around 2:50 p.m., on March 16.
The Uzbekistani was arrested after the victim's daughter, who was at the scene, called the police.
The Russian's injuries are not life-threatening