The previous Conservative aide linked to Boris Johnson has revealed she was a sufferer of the black cab rapist John Worboys.
Carrie Symonds mentioned the prolific intercourse predator focused her when she was 19, whereas she was ready for an evening bus in London.
The ex-Tory aide lobbied ministers earlier this yr to cease Worboys – who could have assaulted greater than 100 girls – being launched from jail.
Now 30, she has waived her anonymity in an article for The Sunday Occasions and revealed that Worboys drugged her and plied her with alcohol after selecting her up in his taxi.
Carrie Symonds (pictured), the ex-Conservative aide linked to Boris Johnson, mentioned in a newspaper article that she had been focused by the black cab rapist John Worboys
Miss Symonds’s hyperlinks to Boris Johnson emerged final week after the previous International Secretary revealed his 25-year marriage to Marina Wheeler had damaged down.
She alleged that Worboys had picked her up in his taxi in 2007, when she was a pupil, claiming it was on his method residence.
He allegedly provided her glasses of champagne and vodka – which she believes have been spiked – saying he had received cash at a on line casino earlier that day and wished to rejoice.
She mentioned: ‘After I drank the vodka I can hardly keep in mind a factor.
‘After I lastly arrived residence, my mom remembers that I fell via the door, barely capable of stroll, like a rag doll. I crawled into the lavatory and have become very sick, my head spinning a lot that I informed my mom I wished to die.
‘I really feel I’d know if Worboys had raped me that night time. I would have flashbacks or there would have been horrendous tell-tale indicators once I woke the following day. However I’ll by no means really know for positive what occurred after he drugged me.’
John Worboys (pictured) was discovered responsible of 19 offences together with rape and sexual assault
The taxi driver, now 61, was discovered responsible of 19 offences in 2009, together with rape, sexual assault and drugging, dedicated in opposition to 12 victims.
Police imagine he dedicated crimes in opposition to 105 girls between 2002 and 2008, when he was caught.
Worboys was jailed indefinitely in 2009 with a minimal time period of eight years.
His launch was granted in January this yr however three judges dominated in March that the parole board needed to make a ‘contemporary willpower’. He stays in jail.
Miss Symonds spoke out in opposition to the preliminary resolution to launch him, saying he was a ‘hazard’.
Then Conservative HQ director of communications, she lobbied senior Tories to cease Worboys being launched.
She shared a crowdfunding web page on-line to problem Worboys’ launch and tweeted final yr that she had been one in every of his victims.
It’s claimed her involvement within the marketing campaign was one purpose for her departure, as a Whitehall supply mentioned final week she was seen as being ‘too political and partisan’.
Final month the BBC reported Worboys had been questioned over additional alleged offences together with sexual assault and administering a substance with intent to commit a sexual offence.
Miss Symonds’s hyperlinks to Boris Johnson (pictured) emerged final week after the previous International Secretary revealed his 25-year marriage to Marina Wheeler had damaged down