A 33 year old Hamilton woman is facing charges following an altercation with a cab driver Monday afternoon.
Hamilton Police responded to the area of Summers Lane and King Street West after receiving reports that a Hamilton cab driver was being assaulted.
Once on scene, Police observed the woman continuing to assault the cab driver and intervened.
The driver sustained minor injuries.
The Hamilton Police Hate Crime Unit has been assigned to the matter due to hate bias overtones used by the accused.
The woman is scheduled to appear in court on November 3rd.