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Tooth­brush saves woman from taxi driver

- MANILA

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tooth­brush came in handy for a woman pas­sen­ger in sub­ur­ban Que­zon City when it be­came the only thing be­tween her and a de­praved taxi driver bent on as­sault­ing her.

Ac­cord­ing to a re­port by the GMA News TV, the vic­tim was rid­ing in a taxi driven by Zaldy Ma­ca­tiag late on Mon­day when the lat­ter de­clared a hold-up and de­manded she hand her over her valu­ables.

The vic­tim des­per­ately dug into her pocket and found a tooth­brush. She stabbed Ma­ca­tiag in the eye with the tooth­brush and ran for help. (Staff Re­port)

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