A woman has reported to police that early Monday morning a man who claimed to be a Lyft driver exposed himself to her after he picked her up from a bar in West Hollywood.
Los Angeles police Sgt. Brian Churchill said at around 12:45 a.m. the incident occurred in the Farirfax district, at Melrose and Martel Avenues.
According to CBS Los Angeles, the woman reported to police that she called for a Lyft at the West Hollywood bar and got into a Toyota Prius. She went on to say that the man said he needed to urintae and stopped the vehicle at Melrose and Martel, and when he came back to the car he had his pants down.
The woman said the driver attempted to keep her from leaving, but she was eventually able to flee the vehicle.
According to police, the man may have been posing as a Lyft driver.
The incident is being investigated by detectives.