Probe launched after UCT student urinates on taxi driver

Djavan Arrigone, 19, was standing on the balcony of a Claremont nightclub at the time.

The University of Cape Town (UCT) . Picture: Giles Ridley/Facebook

CAPE TOWN - The University of Cape Town (UCT) on Monday said it had noted with concern an incident involving a student who allegedly urinated on a taxi driver.

UCT launched a probe into the matter and encouraged anyone who witnessed the incident to come forward with information.

It comes after the student, who is also a working model, allegedly urinated on a Khayelitsha taxi driver's head.

Djavan Arrigone, 19, was standing on the balcony of a Claremont nightclub at the time.

He already appeared in court.

Arrigone was charged with assault and crimen injuria.

UCT's Kemantha Govender says, "Once the university has completed its investigation, it will decide whether it would take any further steps against the student."