Bond lowered for cab driver accused of assault

August 17, 2009 3:11:12 PM PDT
Bail is being reduced to $300,000 for a Chicago cab driver charged with sexually assaulting a female passenger.Fred Batrony is required to wear an electronic monitoring device.

His next court date is September 28th.

Prosecutors say Batrony picked up the passenger at Clark and Fullerton.

She told police she fell asleep in the car, and when she woke up, the cab driver was assaulting her in the back seat.