U.S. marine arrested for assault in Okinawa

In Okinawa on September 14, police arrested a U.S. marine stationed in Camp Kinzer in Urasoe City for assaulting a taxi driver.

Police say that the marine beat the taxi driver in the face after he was angered by the driver. The driver told the police that he got the marine out of his taxicab because the man spat in the car. (end)